Walton, Lt. Col. Cecil V. (retired)

Walton, Lt. Col. Cecil V. (retired) Age: 89

Passed Away: 2010-12-09

Funeral Home:

Lt. Col. Cecil V. Walton, 89, of McDonough, died Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010. He was born in Columbus, Ohio to the late Roy E. and Elizabeth Pickens Walton. Mr. Walton was preceded in death by his son, Danny Lee Walton, and granddaughter, Rebekkah Wells. He was a retired United States Air Force bomber pilot, having flown 68 missions during World War II. Mr. Walton was a member of McDonough Presbyterian Church. He is survived by his wife, Arloia Eyssel (Baughman) Walton, of McDonough; daughters, Elinda (Tim) Secord, of Pinetop, Ariz., and Beth (Chris) Gansel, of McDonough; grandchildren, Shara Whitaker, Shana Lynn Wells, Jessica Gansel, Maggie Gansel; and great-granddaughter, Faith Whitaker. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Those who wish, may sign the online guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, (770) 914-1414.