|Birth: ||Nov. 13, 1929|
|Death: ||Jan. 11, 2012|
Lorene "Blondie" Alexander Barton, surrounded by her family, went home to be with her Lord January 11, 2012 at the age of 82.
Services for Blondie will be 11:00 A M Saturday, January 14, 2012 at Calvary Baptist Church, Brownsboro with Bro. Johnnie Henderson and Bro. Jon Parker officiating. Burial will follow at Jennings Mountain Cemetery under the direction of Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home, Athens.
Blondie, as everyone knew her, was born November 13, 1929 in Henderson County to Willis and Effie Bryant Felts.
She was loved by everyone that knew her and was described as the "best of the best" by her children. She was a devoted mother to her five children and loved them all very much. Blondie worked hard and devoted her life to her family and was employed by East Texas Medical Center in Tyler 35 years.
She was preceded in death by her first husband and father of her five children, Luther Alexander and second husband John Wood Barton.
Blondie is survived by very special sister, brother-in law and nieces, Hazel and Dwayne Garner, Cindy Bailey and Sandy Williams, brother Billy Joe Kelley, children Jerry and Nancy Alexander, Bob and Sherrie Alexander, Brenda and Ken Smith all of Brownsboro, Glenda and Johnnie Henderson, Commerce and Patricia Mazingo, Chandler, ten grandchildren Brent and Jill Smith, Chad and Krystyna Alexander, Angie and Jason Baker, Jeremy and Danli Mazingo, Jason and Stephanie Mazingo, Amanda and Adam Thompson, Bryan Smith, Kevin Alexander, Matthew Henderson and Wesley Henderson, great grandchildren Brice, Carson and Hunter Clark, Maddi and Libby Baker, Jed and Izzy Mazingo and Harper Mazingo.
Serving as Nanny's pallbearers are all of her grandsons.
Honorary pallbearers will be all of her granddaughters.
Luther L. Alexander (1918 - 1989)
John Wood Barton (1928 - 2006)
Jennings Mountain Cemetery
Created by: James A Gamblin
Record added: Jan 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83361559
Added: Jan. 13, 2012
Blondie, what a devoted and beautiful example you were to your children and their families. I am praying in the days to come, that the pain of losing you will be replaced by sweet, precious memories of your lives together.|
Elaine Hearon Shelton
Added: Jan. 12, 2012