Kirby Gene Dalton Sr. (60) of Farina


Published on February 18 2013 3:55 pm

Kirby Gene Dalton Sr., 60, of Farina, Illinois passed away Monday, February 18, 2013 at 12:57 p.m. in his home.

Funeral services will be held Friday, February 22 at 1 p.m. at Neal Funeral Home, Louisville with Bruce Horsley officiating. Visitation will be Friday from noon to 1 p.m. before the service at Neal Funeral Home. Burial will be in Martin Cemetery, Alma. Memorials may be made to Clay County Hospice. Online condolences may be left at

Kirby was born April 12, 1952 in Monticello, the son of H. and Virginia R. (Richardson) Dalton. He was previously married to Theresa Dalton of Pana. He was an auto body tech for several body shops in Clay County.

Survivors are son, Kirby (wife Dawn) Dalton Jr. of Farina; daughter, Tabitha "Tabby" Leathers and special friend, Bert Phillips of Farina; five granddaughters, two step-grandchildren and four nephews. Special acknowledgements go to Kirby's best friends, Terry Mitchell, Gary Moore and Charlie Hutcheson.