James Walter Mayton, 78, of Sweet Water died July 27, 2012 in Myrtlewood.
He was born Jan. 2, 1934. He was a member of the Beaver Creek Baptist Church. He was a former road foreman for Marengo County.
Survivors include two nephews, Scott (Michelle) Mayton, Mike (Sherrill) Mayton, Thomasville; two great-nephews, Hunter Mayton, Thomasville, Marcus Mayton, Tallasee; great-niece, Rachel Mayton, Wiggins, Miss.; and a sister-in-law, Ranell Mayton, Thomasville.
The service was July 31 at 10 a.m. with Revs. Thomas Anderson and Brooks Etheridge officiating. Burial was in the Beaver Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Hunter Mayton, Marcus Mayton, Joe Etheridge, Kenny Bedsole, Calvin Etheridge, Stan Norwood, Chip Etheridge and Randy Thomas.
O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.