Jerry Leon Barton age 62 of Cumming died January 27, 2010. A celebration of life service will be at 3:00 p.m. Friday, January 29, 2010, at McDonald and Son funeral home chapel with Rev. Craig Richard officiating. Leon retired from Scottish Rite Hospital as a maintenance engineer and was an avid hunter and fisherman.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Danar and Daisy Barton and brother, D.G. Barton. Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Cheryl Barton of Cumming; daughters and sons-in-law, Denise McCoy of Gainesville; Tracy and Shannon Kern of Cumming; Amber Barton and Mike Charles of Cumming; grandchildren, Derek Kern and Fiance Amanda Stiles, Nathan Kern, Melissa McCoy, Danny McCoy, Zach Kern, Nicholas Hendrix, Sarah Kern, Blaze Charles, father-in-law, Bo Woodward of Cumming; sister-in-law, Dianne Barton of Carrollton; numerous nieces, nephews and in-laws.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. and Friday from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed on-line at www.mcdonaldandson.com.
Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home & Crematory, 150 Sawnee Drive, Cumming, GA 30040 (770) 886-9899