McLennan County, Texas
WACO TIMES HERALD
FEBRUARY 17, 1966
MARLIN (SPL)----Funeral services for James M. Barton, 54, of Corpus Christi, formerly of Marlin were at 3 p. m. today in Adams Funeral Chapel here, Rev.
A. A. Bratcher officiating, burial in Calvary Cemetery. Mr. Barton died at 2 a.m. Wednesday in a Marlin rest home. Mr. Barton was born in McClanahan near Marlin, a son of Herman Barton and Nannie Bradshaw Barton. He was reared in the Marlin area attended Marlin schools. He moved to Corpus Christi in 1937 and was employed there at the time of his death with E.W. Saybolt Co., a petroleum Inspection firm. He was a member of the Baptist Church. Surviving are his mother of Marlin: two brothers, J.V. Barton of Marlin, and Boyd Barton of Sabinal: and one sister, Mrs. J.H. Walston of Houston.