Meldia Gertrude's Story
ENGLISH Ind. — Meldia Gertrude Baker Barton, age 75 of English, IN formerly of Newhall, WV died Sunday, April 9, 2017 at her home. Born April 5, 1942 at Big Creek, WV, she was a daughter of the late Ira and Hattie Baker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Cecil Barton, Sr. and one grandson, C.J. Hill.
She is survived by two daughters, Sabra Thompson and Andrea Hogue and her husband, Christopher; one son, Clarence Barton, Jr.; one sister, Phyllis Edwards and husband, J.D.; one brother, Bernard Baker and wife, Thelma; sister in law, Geraldine Johnson; seven grandchildren, Charles Hill, Dan Barton, Carrie Barton, John Hogue, Ira Hogue, Jacob Hogue, and Jackson Hogue; seven great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 1-2 PM Thursday, April 13, 2017 Alexander United Methodist Church at Bishop, VA where funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM with Pastor Kenny Mitchell officiating. Burial will follow at Hartwell Cemetery in Hartwell, WV. Pallbearers are Charles Hill, Dan Barton, John Hogue, Ira Hogue, Jacob Hogue, and Jackson Hogue.
Peery & St.Clair Funeral Home of Tazewell, VA is serving the family. Online condolences may be sent to www.peerystclairfuneralhome.com
Published on April 11, 2017