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Mary Bessie Ward Barton
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1892
Hawkins County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 1985
Kingsport
Sullivan County
Tennessee, USA

Mrs. Mary Bessie Barton, 92, Route 2, Surgoinsville, died Tuesday, February 19, 1985, at Kingsport Hospital after a brief illness.

A lifelong resident of Hawkins County, for the last 18 years she had made her home with a daughter, Mrs. Hanes (Juanita) Cooper, Surgoinsville.

Mrs. Barton was a member of Fudges Chapel Church.

In addition to Mrs. Cooper, she is survived by two other daughters, Mrs. Grady (Arlean) Ford, Rogersville and Mrs. Carl (Grace) Bruner, Surgoinsville; three sons, Clyde Barton, Surgoinsville, Glen (Spurlock) Barton and Robert Barton, both of Church Hill; 21 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; a sister, Bertha Ward, Surgoinsville; two brothers, Simon and James Ward, both of Surgoinsville.

She was predeceased by her husband, Frank Barton and a son, W.C. (Peanut) Barton.

Services iwll be conducted at 2 pm Thursday (today) in the chapel of Johnson Funeral Home with the Rev. Garland James and the Rev. Ray Willis officiating.

Burial will be in Fudges Chapel Cemetery.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Davis Clyde Ward (1871 - 1954)
  Frances Mae Davis Ward (1871 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  Absalom Franklin Barton (1889 - 1946)
 
 Children:
  Ella Grace Barton Bruner (1915 - 1997)*
  William Conner Barton (1917 - 1979)*
  H C Barton (1918 - 1918)*
  Arlean Barton Ford (1919 - 1998)*
  Glen Barton (1921 - 1987)*
  Robert Barton (1923 - 1993)*
  Calvin Barton (1926 - 1928)*
  Clyde Wesley Barton (1928 - 2004)*
  Baby Barton (1930 - 1930)*
  Conner B Barton (1932 - 1934)*
  Franklin Eugene Barton (1934 - 1934)*
  Juanita Jannette Barton Cooper (1936 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nellie Ward Sutton (1890 - 1972)*
  Mary Bessie Ward Barton (1892 - 1985)
  Steve Ward (1896 - 1959)*
  Charlie D Ward (1897 - 1920)*
  Gladys Ward Overbey (1897 - 1938)*
  Henry T Ward (1899 - 1978)*
  Maude Etter Ward Barton (1901 - 1981)*
  Bertha Ward (1906 - 1997)*
  Nap R Ward (1908 - 1940)*
  James C Ward (1909 - 1990)*
  Simon Ward (1912 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fudges Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery
Surgoinsville
Hawkins County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Kristi Houston
Record added: Nov 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80063911
Mary Bessie <i>Ward</i> Barton
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Mary Bessie <i>Ward</i> Barton
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Mary Bessie <i>Ward</i> Barton
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I miss you every day, GrannyLove,Sharon
- Sharon Barton
 Added: Oct. 7, 2015
 
 
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