|Birth: ||Jun. 9, 1881|
|Death: ||May 10, 1966|
Mary Elizabeth Shelton Barton, 84, widow of Erb Barton, died at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 10, 1966 in a Winnfield nursing home. She was a resident of Winnfield.
Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Wednesday in Sardis Baptist Church, with Reverend C. W. Jones and Dr. W. L. Holcomb officiating. Burial was in the Brown Cemetery under direction of Hixson Bros. Funeral Home of Winnfield.
She is survived by two sons, E. B. Barton and Frank Barton of Winnfield; six daughters, Majel B. Donohoe, Ella Mae Russ, and Ruth B. Brady, all of Winnfield, and Irene B. Hughes, Ophelia B. Simmons, and Johnnie B. Cathey, all of Shreveport; two sisters, Edna B. Mixon and Olive S. Eagles of Winnfield, 21 grandchildren, and 37 great grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Charles B. Hughes, Billy B. Barton, Shirley R. Simmons, Clifton D. Barton, Julius H. Barton, and Benny Brady.
Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise-News American, May 12, 1966
James William Shelton (1859 - 1939)
Alice Virginia Martin Shelton (1861 - 1927)
Erb Benjamin Barton (1877 - 1949)*
Irene Barton Hughes (1898 - 1998)*
Oscar Barton (1901 - 1956)*
Ophelia Barton Simmons (1903 - 1992)*
Majel Barton Donohoe (1907 - 1970)*
James Frank Barton (1909 - 1979)*
Ella Mae Barton Russ (1912 - 2002)*
E. B. Barton (1914 - 1980)*
Ruth Marie Barton Brady (1918 - 1976)*
Mary Elizabeth Shelton Barton (1881 - 1966)
Amy Lavinia Shelton Keyes (1886 - 1961)*
Lillie Mae Shelton Hughes (1888 - 1955)*
Olive Ophelia Shelton Eagles (1892 - 1969)*
Sardis (Winn Parish)
Maintained by: Sandi Atkinson
Originally Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Jul 13, 2009
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