SALEM - Bill Brice Barton of Salem, formerly of Lisbon, passed away at his home on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, surrounded by his family.
Mr. Barton was born in Lisbon, Ohio, on Dec. 21, 1953, the son of the late Paul and Stella (Clark) Barton.
He was a graduate of David Anderson High School, a Navy veteran and a lifetime member of Salem AMVETS. Bill retired from Colfor Mfg. He enjoyed spending time with his family, golfing, fishing and "BBQing."
Survivors include his wife, Julia (Metzgar) Barton of Salem; stepson, Samuel Entrikin of Leetonia; stepdaughters, Brandi Modrak of Canton, Victoria Modrak of Portland, Ore.; four grandchildren; two brothers, David "Buck" Barton of Salem, James Barton of Guilford Lake; and three sisters, Sandra Schnader, Kathy Barton and Carrie Barton (Rich Courtney), all of Salem.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 21, at Brown Funeral Home in Salem with Pastor Kathy Barton officiating.
Friends may send condolences and sign the guest register online at www.brownfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home.