Gerald Lee Dayton

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Gerald Lee Dayton

May 06, 1934 - August 28, 2018

Gerald Lee Dayton Gerald Lee Dayton, 84, of Crossville, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018 at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville.
He was born May 6, 1934, in Dandridge, TN, son of the late Leo Dayton and Effie (Taylor) Dayton.
Gerald proudly served his country in the Army during the Korean War, and continued his service in the Army until his retirement. He was a member of the Lantana Road Baptist Church and will be missed by everyone who knew him.
He is survived by his children, Donna (Tim) Qualls of Crossville, Glenda (Jeff) Sherrill of Crab Orchard, Mike (Elizabeth) Corbin of Crossville and Angie (Ken) Givens of Westel; 10 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, Gerald is preceded in death by his wife, Ozetta (Burnett) Dayton.
Funeral services with full military honors were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home on Friday, Aug. 31, at 1 p.m. with Rev. Scott Johnson officiating. Interment was in Crossville City Cemetery.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. ( was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on August 31, 2018
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