Walter Howard Dutton, age 78, passed away October 27, 2018 at his residence. He was born July 25, 1940 to the late Willie and Emma Ward Dutton in Paintsville, KY. He was married to the late Mandy Sue Meeks Dutton. He is also preceded in death by three brothers: Palmer, Paul and B.J. Dutton and one sister, Louise Melvin. He is survived by his two daughters: Lamonya Davis of Tennessee and Deidra Lemaster of Ashland, KY, two stepsons: Estell Meeks, Jr. of Inwood, WV and Chris Meeks of Tampa, FL, and two brothers: Mitchel Dutton and Gene Dutton. He is also survived by three grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. A memorial service will be held on Monday, October 29, 2018 at Crum Funeral Home from 11 AM to 1 PM. Arrangements are under the direction of Crum Funeral Home of Inez, KY.