Ephraim “E.J.” Alltop 76, of Bloomingburg, passed away at Country Glenn Nursing and Therapy Center in Washington C.H. on Wednesday, January 30, 2013. He was born January 3, 1937 in Milledgeville, Ohio to the late Ephraim, Sr. and Mary Frances Smith Alltop. He was married to Della Mae Fife Alltop for fifty-four year. He retired from Kinnear Overhead in Columbus as a machine operator in 1999. He was a former volunteer at Deer Creek State Park.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Alltop was preceeded in death by his brother, Donald Alltop, two grandchildren, Destiny and Ephraim J. Alltop and one nephew, Donald Alltop.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by four sons, Jack (Diana) Alltop of Bloomingburg, Joseph Alltop, John (Shelly) Alltop of Bloomingburg and James (Adrian) Alltop of Beavercreek and a daughter, Dianne Shoemaker of Washington C.H., twenty grandchildren and twenty-eight great grandchildren.
There will be a funeral service Saturday, February 2, at 11:00 at the Morrow Funeral Home in Washington C.H. with Danny Dodds officiating. Burial will be in the Bloomingburg Cemetery.
Friends and family may call at the funeral home on Friday, February 1, 2013 from 5-7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Fayette County Humane Society.
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