|Birth: ||Dec. 22, 1932|
|Death: ||Jun. 25, 2010|
Samuel Clayton Barton
Mr. Samuel Clayton Barton, age 77 of Dry Prong, passed away on Friday, June 25, 2010.
Mr. Barton was the son of the late Wilmer Barton, and the late Mellie Taylor Barton. He was also preceded in death by three brothers Clyde Barton, Gerald Barton, and Ray Taylor.
Mr. Barton was a native of Atlanta, Louisiana and worked in the logging business for many years. He was an avid fisherman and hunter. Mr. Barton was well liked and enjoyed spending time with friends. For many years, he enjoyed the activities of the Mens Sunday School Class at the Atlanta Baptist Church where he was a member. Later, he enjoyed bingo and many other activities while in the care of the VA Nursing Home in Pineville. Mr. Barton proudly served his country as a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict.
Mr. Barton leaves to cherish his memory, his wife of 21 years Virginia Wiley Barton; one daughter, Karen Webster and her husband Glynn of Atlanta, Louisiana; one son, Kenneth Wayne Barton, and his wife Becky of Homerville, Georgia. Seven grandchildren: Jeremy, Rachel, Amanda and Bridget Webster, Kristen, Michael and Chris Hammond, fourteen great grandchildren Kathryn, Austin, Rebecca, Makayla, Samantha, Brianna, Jonathan, Mackenzie, Madison, Nealon, Elliot, Anika, Maiyah, and Masa.
He is also survived by four sisters Lennie Guynes of Winnfield, Angelene Bartley, Edna Whittom, and Frances Rogers all of Atlanta, La.; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral services for Mr. Barton will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday at the Atlanta Baptist Church with Reverends Ray Teal and Matt Endris officiating. Interment will follow in the Brown Cemetery near Winnfield under the direction of Southern Funeral Home.
Friends may visit with the family in the funeral home on Sunday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Monday at the church from 9:00 a.m. until time of services.
(source: Southern Funeral Homes, Winnfield, LA.)
Wilmer Barton (1909 - 1997)
Mellie F. Taylor Barton (1912 - 1964)
Vivian Elaine Culp Frye (1945 - 2000)*
Samuel Clayton Barton (1932 - 2010)
Gerald Julius Barton (1935 - 1998)*
Wilmer Clyde Barton (1950 - 2005)*
Created by: JR
Record added: Jun 27, 2010
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