Dalford Acton, 87, of Van Buren, formerly of Russellville, died Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, at a Fort Smith hospital. He was born Nov. 10, 1927, in Scotland, Ark., and was the widower of Evelyn Mae Acton.

He is survived by two daughters, Mary Acton of Van Buren and Kathy Money of Dover; two sisters, Juanita Pierce of Edmond, Okla., and Helen Flanery of Oologah, Okla.; five grandchildren and his great-grandchildren.

Funeral was Sept. 28 at the Shinn Chapel with burial at Rest Haven Memorial Park.

Pallbearers were Randy and Mark Eubanks, John Hudson, Boyce Freeman, Jason Collins and Zachery Bressman.