Betty I. Barton, 82, Milan, passed away Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, at Ripley Crossing.
The daughter of Walter and Crystal (Gosney) Hoppmire was born Tuesday, Oct. 16, 1934, in Dearborn County. She married Estel Barton Nov. 22, 1958, and he preceded her in death Feb. 15, 2015.
She was a member of Pierceville United Methodist Church and Ripley County 4-H for almost 40 years. Betty was a homemaker and a caregiver. She enjoyed going to church, going out to eat and spending time with her family.
Betty is survived by son Donald (Kim) Barton, Milan; daughters Berna (Roy) Meyer, Batesville, and informally adopted daughter Kim Yount, Kentucky; sister June (Olus) Dixon, Milan; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and one daughter, Barbara Jean Barton.
Visitation will be Tuesday, Aug. 15, from 5-8 p.m. and services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, at Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home, Milan, with Pastors Jack Bible and Harris Long officiating. Burial will follow in St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery north of Milan.
Memorials may be made to Pierceville United Methodist Church, Ripley County 4-H and Milan Food Pantry. Go to www.lawscarrmoore.com to leave an online condolence message for the family.
Published on August 12, 2017