Gail Childress Barton, 59, resident of 112 Snyder Road, loving wife of Paul Benjamin “Butch” Barton, passed away October 22, 2013 at her home.
Born in Greenville, November 10, 1953, she was the daughter of the late Frank Arthur and Eleanor Knight Childress. Mrs. Barton was a graduate of Ware Shoals High School and retired from Lakelands Orthopedic of Greenwood. She was a member of Trinity Pentecostal Holiness Church.
Surviving in addition to her devoted husband of the home are two daughters, Paula Patterson Miles and husband Lee of Greenville and Jennifer Patterson Davenport and husband Jack of the home; a step-son, J.P. Barton of Greenwood; her adoring grandchildren who affectionately called her “Nanny”, Dylan and Kayla Davenport of Gray Court, Abigail Davenport of the home, Ryleigh Barton of Greenwood, Ella Davenport of the home, Nora Miles of Greenville and Anna Davenport of the home; one brother, Frank Earl Childress and a sister, Janice Childress Webb, both of Ware Shoals.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 PM Friday from the Blyth Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.
The family is at the home and will receive friends at the funeral home from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Friday.
Memorials may be made to Trinity Pentecostal Holiness Church of Greenwood.
For online condolences visit www.blythfuneralhome.com.
Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the Barton family.