Funeral services for Bobbie Smith Wooten Barton, age 76, of Cornelia, will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, April 8, 2011 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. George Wooten and Rev. Paris Whitworth will officiate with interment to follow the service in Alley's Chapel Methodist Cemetery
Mrs. Barton passed away April 5, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Born on August 25, 1934 in Habersham County, Mrs. Barton was the daughter of the late Grover Lee and Pauline Smith Wooten. Mrs. Barton was a lifelong resident of Habersham County and she was a retired correctional officer with Lee Arrendale State Prison. Mrs. Barton was a member of Fairfield Baptist Church. Mrs. Barton also worked security at Piedmont College and she volunteered for many organizations including Habitat for Humanity, the Circle of Hope, and Sharing and Caring. In addition to her parents Mrs. Barton is preceded in death by daughter Juanita Smith Welborn and brother William "Billy" Barry Wooten.
Survivors include her husband Danny Barton of Cornelia, daughter Susan Diane Parrish of Baldwin, son and daughter in law Randall and Judy Smith of Clarkesville, brother and sister in law Rev. George and Jean Wooten of Helen, sister and brother in law Patsy and Will Hoffman of Jefferson, nine grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at Hillside Memorial Chapel, 5495 State Highway 197 South, Clarkesville, on Thursday, April 7, 2011 from 2-4 PM and from 6-8 PM.
Those wishing may send condolences by visiting www.hillsidememorialchapel.com.
Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville. 706-754-6256