Born 01-04-1919 -- Died 4-06-2005
Hazel Barton, 86, of Alton, was born Jan. 4, 1919, in Alton, and passed away April 6, 2005, at NHC Health Care in West Plains.
Survivors include two brothers -- Sam Bell of Doniphan, Mo., and Howard Bell of Alton; one sister, Wilma Miles of High Ridge, Mo.; one grandson, Chad Barton; and numerous other relatives and friends.
Preceding her in death were her parents -- Samuel and Edith Albert Bell; her husband, Bill Barton; two daughters -- Janet Hedgepeth and Betty Ann Barton; two sisters -- Opal Jones and Marie Stairs; and one infant brother, Garnett "Sonny" Paul Bell.
Funeral services were held April 8 at the Clary Chapel in Alton with Bro. Wayne Adrian officiating. Interment followed in the Bailey Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Alton.
Pallbearers were Dwain Crites, Jewell Williams, Steve Amlong, Sammy Strain, Stanley Bell, Tom Henderson and Glen Strain.