Billy J. Barton, Sr.

Billy J. Barton, Sr.

August 14, 1922 - January 23, 2022

Billy J. Barton, Sr., 99, of Parkersburg, WV, formerly of Ravenswood, WV, passed away on January 23, 2022, in Parkersburg at the home of his daughter.

Bill was born on August 14, 1922, in Hinton, WV, son of the late Harry Edward and Maude Taylor Barton.

Bill was a member of the Second Baptist Church in Ravenswood. He was a life member of VFW Post #6669 in Ravenswood, and a member of USWA #5668 in Ravenswood. He loved his family, fishing and hunting, and especially his dogs. Bill was a combat veteran of WWII serving in the U.S. Air Corps. He retired from Kaiser Aluminum in Ravenswood.

He is survived by his children, son, Billy J. Barton, Jr. (Mary) of Little Hocking, OH; daughter, Judy Edwards of Parkersburg, WV; and son, Troy Barton of Ripley, WV; grandchildren, Kris, Kelli, Kim, Kenda, Kari, Shaine, Emily, Katie, Allie, Abbie, and Heather; great grandchildren, Morgan, Mackenzie, Garrett, Zachary, Caleb, Daniel, Trevor, Colton, Heidi, Ashlynn, Luke, Wes, Madison, Cole, Isaiah, Charlotte, Julia and Kate; several nieces and nephews; and many, many friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Pauline; and a granddaughter, Emily.

The funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 27, 2022, at 1:00 pm at Roush Funeral Home in Ravenswood with Pastor Cory Knepshield officiating. Burial will follow in Ravenswood Cemetery with full graveside military rites provided by the Jackson County Honor Guard.

Friends may visit the family at the funeral home on Thursday, January 27, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.

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