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Calvin Middleton, Jr.

August 31, 1924 ~ September 21, 2017 (age 93)

Calvin Middleton, Jr., 93, of Beaver Dam, Kentucky passed away Thursday, September 21, 2017 at Ohio County Hospital. He was born August 31, 1924 in Verda, Kentucky to the late Calvin Middleton, Sr. and Ollie Hall Middleton. Mr. Middleton retired from Peabody Coal Company working for River Queen and Sinclair Mines and was a member of UMWA 1605. He served in the United States Army during World War II. He was a Prisoner of War in Germany and received a Purple Heart. Mr. Middleton was also a member of VFW Post 5478.

Mr. Middleton was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Mary Marie Leitch Middleton and son, James Middleton.

Survivors include two sons, Troy Middleton of Beaver Dam, Walter (Linda) Trent of Beaver Dam; two grandchildren, Douglas Trent, Jr. and Deirdre Melissa (Tim) Puckett; two great-grandchildren, Derek Steven Trent and Erika De-Ann Bennett and two great-great-grandchildren, Daisy Marie Trent and Dante Trent.

 Private Family Services will be held at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam. Burial will follow in Sunnyside Cemetery in Beaver Dam.

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