TRENTON, Ga.--Shelby Jean Barton, 79, died Wednesday, November 30, 2016, surrounded by her family. She was a loving wife, mother, “nanny,” sister, aunt and friend. She was an excellent cook and enjoyed cooking for her family and anyone who came through her doors. She was of the Baptist faith.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Oscar Barton; parents, George Sanders and Clara Ann Clark; brothers, Buddy Cordell Clark and Bobby Clark.
She is survived by her daughter, Kim (David) Bowman; sons, Rickey Barton and Freddie (Tanja) Barton; six grandchildren, David (Charity) Barton, Lauren Barton, Amanda (Mike) Early, Meghan (Aaron) Pittsley, Laronica (Jarrod) Forester and Jonathan Bowman; three great-grandchildren, Lorelei, Kyler and Clara; sisters, Joann (Doyle) Stone and Mary Gray; brother, George (Ruth) Clark, Jr; nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
Funeral services will be held at noon EST Saturday, December 3, in the chapel of Moore Funeral Home with Brother Eddie Cantrell officiating. Interment will follow in Lake Hills Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be held Thursday 4-8 p.m., Friday noon-8 p.m.,and Saturday 11 a.m.-noon.
Arrangements by Moore Funeral Home, Trenton.