|Birth: ||Jan. 24, 1856|
|Death: ||Oct. 5, 1940|
Mrs. Sara Barton, 84, widow of R. Melrose Barton, died at her home October 5, after a long illness.
Mrs. Barton was born in Ripley January 24, 1856, the daughter of the late Harvey and Dorothy Hanson
Chandler, but came to the East Dexter home when she married Mr. Barton many years ago. Her husband had died years before her.
For the past few years of Mrs. Barton's life she had been tenderly cared for by her niece, Mrs. Fred M. Avery, and Mr. Avery, who with their family, came from Veazie to make their home with her and Mr. Barton.
She leaves two sisters, Persie and Lydia, besides several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Barton had been since girlhood, a member of the First Baptist church. She was also a member of Dexter Grange and the Pleasant Neighbors Club. A sincere Christian and a kind neighbor and friend
Interment was in the Barton lot in Mt.Pleasant Cemetery.
Melrose Rutledge Barton (1852 - 1933)*
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
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Record added: Oct 28, 2009
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