Cleveland – Gwyndale “Dale” Eugene Dalton 44, passed away on Thursday, July 30, 2020. He was born to Brenda Ellis and the late Herbert Eugene Ellis Sr. on October 28, 1975 in Rowan County. He was a graduate of West Rowan High School and he was of Methodist faith. He was preceded in death by his father Herbert Ellis Sr., grandparents; Shirley Cuthbertson, David Dalton Sr., Leonard Sifford and Aunt Nancy Luckey. He leaves cherished memories to his mother, Brenda Ellis (Dean), sons; Daryus Scott, Travon Ellis, and Bryson Ellis, daughters; Takeisha Ellis (Maxx) and Rakya “RayRay” Ellis. He also leaves behind memories to his brothers; Herbert Ellis Jr. (Lasheka) and Brandon Hardy (Tiara), step siblings; Kemyatta Robbins, Dadrian Robbins, Kendra Robbins, four grandchildren, and special friend Shameka Fleming. He is survived by grandmothers; Virginia Cuthbertson, Buford Dalton, Libby Sifford, aunts; Vickie Davis (Rev. Andrews), Sherry Parks, Sophia Davidson (James), Lisa Dalton (Ricardo), Linda Dalton, Freda Redmond, uncles; Kenneth Cuthbertson (Vera), Freddie Cuthbertson (Leslie), Shirley Cuthbertson Jr., (Cheryl), Donnie Ray Cuthbertson (Tia), Jamal Cuthbertson (Tara), David Dalton Jr. (Diana), John Robert Gray, Skeeta Sifford, Kevin Sifford, William Sifford, Lee Cain, and a host of other relatives and friends.