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|Ira David Barton 1937 ~ 2018
Ira David Barton was born in Reynolds County, Missouri to David and Sarah
Odessia Barton on June 22, 1937. He was called home to be with the Lord on
Wednesday, August 1, 2018, with his wife of 59 years, Virginia at his side.
Dave was preceded in death by his parents, his sisters, Rhoda Ann Nickles
and Ella Forsythe, and his brother, Bob Barton.
Dave is survived by his wife, Virginia (Alcorn) Barton; daughter, Patricia
Eckels and husband, Chad, Evansville, Indiana; grandsons, Jonah, Joshua
and Jacob Eckels, Evansville, Indiana; sister, Jane Clinton, Salem, Missouri;
brother and sister-in-law, Harold and Shelia Alcorn, St. Louis, Missouri; as
well as many beloved nieces and nephews.
Dave enjoyed spending time with his family, as well as hunting, bowling,
gardening, working in the yard and watching the St. Louis Cardinals.
Dave was a quiet man of faith who loved His Lord and was always willing to
help family and friends in their time of need. He was a member of Salem
Lutheran Church in Salem, Missouri.
Memorial service for Ira David Barton was held Saturday, August 4, 2018 at
the Salem Lutheran Church with Pastor David Kettner officiating. Special
congregational singing was provided. Interment at Boss Cemetery will be at a
Arrangments under the direction of Wilson Mortaury, Salem.
Where we put a
June 22, 1937
August 1, 2018