Lester M Barton

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Lester M Barton

Birth
Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Death 22 Feb 1957 (aged 58)
Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 45098259 · View Source
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Printed in Daily Herald, Biloxi, MS on 2/22/1957:

"LESTER M. BARTON"

"Lester M. Barton, 58-year-old resident of Ocean Springs for the past three years, died en route to Biloxi Hospital this morning. He was pronounced dead on arrival at the hospital at 5 a.m. Mr. Barton was a World War I veteran and a former resident of Biloxi. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Adeline Muse Barton, Ocean Springs; five sons, Carl and George Barton, Biloxi, Lester Barton Jr., Bayou Le Batre, Ala., and William and Edward Barton of Ocean Springs; six daugthers, Mrs. Betty Eaton and Miss Ella Mae Barton, Biloxi, Mrs. Shirley Brown, Mrs. Ethel Davis, Miss Amelia Ann Barton and Miss Annabel Barton, all of Ocean Spring; four brothers, Ollie and Tommy Davis, Willie and Ramsey Barton, all of Biloxi; a sister Mrs. Minnie Rickerson, of North Biloxi; and eight grandchildren. An Inquest was conducted by Coroner Frank Hightower this morning at Bradford Funeral Home. The jury reached a verdict of 'death from natural causes'. The funeral will be held Saturday at 2:30 p.m. from the Bradford Funeral Home in Biloxi, with services conducted by the Rev. Douglas Carroll, pastor of the Central Assembly of God Church."

Bradford O'Keefe Funeral Records, Book 40, pg 225; Lester lived at E. Beach, Ocean Springs, Ms. at the time of his death. He was doa at Biloxi Hospital. His current wife was Adeline Muse. Lester's death was due to "natural causes as per verdict of coroner jury inquest". Lester was a laborer and boatman. He was a veteran of WWI.



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  • Created by: Carmella Seymour
  • Added: 4 Dec 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 45098259
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lester M Barton (27 Nov 1898–22 Feb 1957), Find a Grave Memorial no. 45098259, citing Biloxi City Cemetery, Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Carmella Seymour (contributor 47113398) .