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Walter L. Overton

Walter Lawrence Overton, 76, Greenville, died Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at his home.
Born Nov. 13, 1941, in New Albany, he was the son of the late Lawrence and Elsie Hilt Overton.
He graduated from New Albany High School, retired from Brown & Williamson Tobacco Corp. in Louisville and was a longtime member of the Greenville Township Fire Dept.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Carla J. Overton.
Survivors include his wife of 35 years, the former Betty Kathleen Payton; a stepson, Jeff Carwile; a brother, Terry Overton; and two sisters, Kathy Ragains and Phyllis Bradford.
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra.
Funeral: Friday, Jan. 12, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Greenlawn Cemetery in Greenville.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Greenlawn Cemetery, P.O. Box 213 Greenville, IN 47124.