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Charles M. Alton

March 29, 1942 May 26, 2018
Charles M.  Alton
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Obituary for Charles M. Alton

Charles Morgan Alton, a longtime resident of Troy died peacefully at his home May 26, 2018, surrounded by his family. He was 76 years old. Charles was born March 29, 1942 in Clayton Town, Tennessee to parent Ava Nell (nee Morgan) and Rudy Houston Alton.

Charles was a professional hair-stylist and spent most of his career with the Ron Daniels Salon in Orchard Lake next to his good friend, Ron Anderson. Before retiring in 2015, he spent his final few years at Top Model Salon in Orchard Lake. Charles loved his clients, many of them becoming life-long friends.

Charles enjoyed travel, painting, crafts, gardening, antiques, and daily rides in his black Hummer. He had a great sense of humor with an infectious smile and is remembered by his maticulous attire. Charles will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.

Charles is survived by his brother, Bob (Doris) Alton, nieces and nephews, Bobbi Alton, Penni Newport, Brian Alton, Darrel (Nikki) Alton, Sandra Vorenkmp, Mike Lamoureax, and Russell Lamoureax. His is also survived by many great nieces and nephews, and many friends. Charles is preceded in death by his parents, Rudy and Ava Nell Alton, and his sister, Regina Lamoureax.

A funeral service will be held at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 1368 N. Crooks Rd. (between 14-15 Mile Rds.) on Saturday (June 2nd) at 6pm. Friends may visit with Charles’ family beginning at 3pm. Interment in White Chapel Cemetery, Troy.

Memorials in memory of Charles may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 25200 Telegraph Rd., Ste. 100, Southfield, MI 48033.


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