Cecil Anderson Barton, age 83, of Dunnellon, Florida formerly of Rockholds, Kentucky departed this life on August 2, 2015 at the Munroe Regional Medical Center in Ocala, Florida. He was born October 2, 1931 in Rockholds, Kentucky to the late Dewey and Lola Barton. He is also preceded in death by his brothers, Glenn Hill and Herschel Barton; and his sisters, Addy Jones, Mary Roberts, and Betty Whiles. Mr. Barton moved to Dunnelon, Florida 25 years ago after retiring with the J.H. Ruth Packing House in Ohio. He was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Barbara Barton of Dunnellon, Florida; his sons, Cecil G. Barton Jr. and Donald D. Barton both of Ohio; his daughter, Tammy Burkhart of Ohio; three grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; and a host of many other relatives and friends to mourn his passing.
Visitation will be from 2:00 P.M. until the funeral hour on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral Service will be 3:00 P.M. Thursday, August 7, 2015 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Hugh Gunter officiating. He will be laid to rest in the Hill Cemetery on Upper Whetstone.