Mellie Faye Barton

Mellie Faye Barton

Mrs. Mellie Faye Barton, age 72 of Winnfield, passed away at Willis Knighton Medical Center North in Shreveport January 7, 2021.

Mrs. Barton was born in Winnfield, Louisiana, December 10, 1948 and was a member of the Corinth Baptist Church. She was a Registered Nurse and worked at Winn Parish Medical and later retired from Fresenius Dialysys Clinic. She also worked for Dr. Collier for many years. She had several hobbies including sewing, reading, and playing Phase10 but her favorite was spending time with family.

Mrs. Barton was the daughter of the late Roy Folden and the late Etta Rolen Folden and was also preceded in death by her husband Wilmer Clyde Barton Sr. as well as her siblings Robert Folden, Vivian Folden Ross, Sally Folden Williams, Roddy Folden, Betty Jo Folden Barton, Edna Folden Hair, and Glen Folden.

She is survived by her children Wilmer Clyde Barton Jr.(Julie) of Dawsonville GA., and Kimberly Brock (Greg) of Holly Springs NC, four grandchildren Justin Barton(Emily), Madelyn Barnes(Steven), Jacob Brock, and Garrett Brock. She also leaves to cherish her memory great grandchildren Chad Michael Barton, Averie Nicole Barton, and (on the way) Baby Barnes, her sister Johnette Folden Atkins and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, January 12, 2021 in the Southern Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Danny Keyes officiating. Interment followed in the Brown Cemetery near Winnfield. Friends visited with the family in the funeral home on Monday, January 11, 2021 from 5:00 p.m until 8:00 p.m. and also on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until time of services.

Pallbearers were Billy Williams, Kenneth Barton, Rickey Barton, Randy Barton, Dale Barton, Pat Horn, Bill Rodgers, Danny Ferguson, Justin Barton, Jacob Brock and Garrett Brock.

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