|Birth: ||Oct. 18, 1912|
|Death: ||Oct. 4, 1998|
St. Joseph News Press 5 October 1998
Mary E. Barton
GOWER, Mo.-Mary E. (Kerns) Bartpm. 85, Gower, Formerly of Agency and Easton, Mo., died Sunday, Oct 4, 1998, at a St. Joseph hospital.
Mrs. Barton farmed for more than 50 years in the Agency area, and also was a homemaker.
Born Oct. 18, 1912, in Easton, she was a lifelong area resident. She was a graduate of Easton High School.
Mrs. Barton was a member of the McCarthy Baptist Church and the Stamper Extension Club.
On Aug. 31, 1929, she married Johnnie Barton in Easton. He died in 1983.
Mrs. Barton also was preceded in death by a son, Lloyd; her parents, Allen and Ida Kerns; three brothers, Ferry, Aaron and Ben Kerns; two sisters, Elizabeth Homan and Rose Papson; and two grandchildren.
Surviving: three sons, Chester L., Agency, and Roger D. and Raymond L., both of St. Joseph; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Service: 1 p.m. Tuesday, Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel, St. Joseph. Burial: Freeman Chapel Cemetery, Easton. Visitation: after noon today, at the chapel, where the family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 tonight.
Allen Kerns (1872 - 1914)
Ida Balsinger Kerns (1872 - 1942)
Johnie Lawrence Barton (1909 - 1983)
Johnnie Lloyd Barton (1936 - 1937)*
Infant Girl Kerns (____ - 1895)*
Infant Kerns (1893 - 1893)*
Elizabeth Kerns Homan (1897 - 1973)*
Reuben Kerns (1903 - 1905)*
Benjamin F Kerns (1907 - 1982)*
Mary Ellen Kerns Barton (1912 - 1998)
Created by: phil sifers
Record added: Aug 11, 2010
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