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Dalton Hamilton

Dalton “Pockets” James Hamilton, age 70, passed away Monday, September 24, 2018, at the United Health Center in Clarksburg.

Born December 31, 1947, at Marlinton, he was a son of the late Roy and Mary Gaylor Hamilton.

Pockets was a self-employed logger.

In addtion to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Donna Lou Hamilton; and three brothers, Charles, Allen and Marshall Hamilton.

He is survived by his wife, Kathy Morgan Hamilton; a daughter, Jayme Lynn Hamilton, of Delbarton; two step-sons, Jason Robert Crabaugh, of Lewisburg, and Christopher Seth Dingess, of Stanley, North Carolina; and grandchildren; two sisters, Marilee Long, of Beaver Creek, and Dottie Gehan, of Fairfax, Virginia; brothers, Marvin, Ralph, Alvin “Shorty,” Johnny and Randy Hamilton, all of Beaver Creek.

In keeping with his wishes, the body will be cremated.

Memorial service will be held Friday, September 28, 1 p.m. at Beaver Creek Cemetery Chapel with Daniel Solliday officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations of sympathy may be made at to help with the financial burden.

Online condolences may be made at

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