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Ellen Payne Dalton
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Funeral services for Ellen Payne Dalton, 78, of Sandy Springs, were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home. Burial followed in Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Dalton died Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at her residence.

Born Sept. 8, 1935, in Banks County, she was a daughter of the late Clyde and Mozelle Norton Payne. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her grandson, Jonathan Dalton; sister, Beth Payne Arnold; and brothers-in-law, J.B. Ragsdale and Bill Arnold.

Mrs. Dalton was retired from the Internal Revenue Service as a manager, where she had 38 years of service. She was a member of Tates Creek Baptist Church.

Surviving are her son and daughter-in-law, Anthony and Loretta Dalton of Baldwin; granddaughter and spouse, Jessica and Josh Herrin of Cornelia; brother and sister-in-law, Ron and Janice Payne of Snellville; sister, Lou Ragsdale of Toccoa; sister and brother-in-law, Carolyn and Charles Dickerson of Smyrna; also several nieces and nephews.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, was in charge of arrangements.

The Northeast Georgian

Wednesday, October 9, 2013