David Chelton


Mr. David Allen Chelton, 65, of Atlantic, passed away on Dec. 29, 2023.

He was born on Sept. 30, 1958, to the late Howard Chelton and Dorothy (Lewis) Chelton in Nassawadox.

David worked as a waterman and delivered gas for Sharp Energy.  He loved watching football and NASCAR racing.

David is survived by his mother, Dorothy (Lewis) Chelton; fiancée, Doris Shreaves; son, Domenick Chelton; three brothers, Wayne, Timothy, and Mike Chelton; stepson, RJ Hasty; two grandchildren, Violet Hasty and Blake Hasty; nephew, Blake Chelton; and his fur baby, Luna.

He was preceded in death by his father, Howard Chelton.

Memorial services were held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2024, at the Saxis United Methodist Church, Saxis, with the Rev. William Jefferson officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Riverside Hospice, P.O. Box 615, Onley, VA 23418; Saxis Fire Co., P.O. Box 98, Saxis, VA 23427; or Saxis United Methodist Church, 20137 Saxis Road, Saxis, VA 23427.                             

Online condolences can be given at www.salyerfh.com

Services were entrusted to Salyer Funeral Home, Inc., Chincoteague Island.

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