BUCHANAN COUNTY, Va. ? Mrs. Bettie Ruth Welch Barton, age 71, of the Davenport section, passed away Sunday, Feb. 3, 2008, in a Big Stone Gap, Virginia hospital.
Born Jan. 8, 1937, in Russell County, Va., she was a daughter of the late Amos Lilburn and Mattie Jane Heptinstall Welch. She was a lifelong resident of the area.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Elbert Dwight Barton, and one sister, Louise Barton.
Survivors include four children, three sisters, 10 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday in the Honaker Funeral Home Chapel, Honaker, Va., with the Rev. Kyle Ratliff and the Rev. Freddy Boyd officiating. Interment will follow in the Barton Boyd Cemetery at Davenport, Va.
Grandsons and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Friends may call at the Honaker Funeral Home after 6 p.m. Wednesday.
Published in the Bristol Herald Courier from 2/5/2008 - 2/6/2008.
Elbert Dwight Barton (1930 - 1971)
Barton Boyd Cemetery
Maintained by: Sue Lapp
Originally Created by: Sheila Compton Ramsey
Record added: Jun 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53226623
Added: Mar. 9, 2013