D. F. Barton, Jr.

D. F. Barton, Jr.

October 11, 2020, 64, Albertson

D. F. Barton, Jr. of the Pleasant Grove community near Albertson, passed away early Sunday morning, October 11, 2020 at Wayne Hospital at the age of 64. D. F. had been plagued with health disabilities for some time, and prior to that, he was in millwright construction.

D. F. worshiped at Snow Hill Free Will Baptist Church.

D. F. was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Anita Lee Barton; his parents, Mary Alice “Dick” Outlaw Edwards and Donnie F. Barton; a brother, George Dean Barton; and a sister, Tammy Barton Rojas.

He is survived by a son, Donnie Franklin Barton III and wife, Renee, of Albertson; a daughter, Lexie Lee Barton and fiance, Kyle Johnson of Pink Hill; three grandchildren, Loud Leroy Barton, Chloe` Barton, and Asher Easton Johnson; and two sisters, Candy Alexander and Millie Edwards.

Graveside services to remember D.F.’s life will be Wednesday, October 14, at 4 p.m. at Snow Hill Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery, officiated by church pastor, the Rev. Mark S. Hobbs.