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 Dorothy Irene <I>Burris</I> Barton

Dorothy Irene Burris Barton

Death 13 Oct 2005 (aged 101)
Burial Gas City, Grant County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 12068338 · View Source
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She was born in Yeoman to the late William E. and Alpha Floy (Misner) Burris. She married Edward "Ted" Barton on Oct. 6, 1923. He preceded her in death in 1969.

She was a world traveler and bowled in the state tournament at the age of 99 and continued to bowl until March of this year. She was a member of the Eastern Star in Gas City for more than 50 years and was a member of the Golden Emblem Club at Owens-Illinois.

Survivors include daughters, Maxine Southworth, Upland, Joan Cruea, Gas City, and Rita (Garland) Vetor, Anderson; a son, Larry (June) Barton, Kokomo; sisters, Daisy Kiser, Monticello, and Mary Fry, Chandler, Ariz.; 24 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

She also was preceded in death by a son, Ralph Barton; and a daughter, Jean Bigger.

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  • Created by: Tombstoner & Family
  • Added: 16 Oct 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12068338
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy Irene Burris Barton (25 May 1904–13 Oct 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12068338, citing Riverside Cemetery, Gas City, Grant County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Tombstoner & Family (contributor 46631930) .