Bobby Gene Barton, 83, entered the presence of his Savior, April 15, 2020
Bob was born April 30, 1936 in Rives, Missouri to Walter and Lona Barton. He spent most of his life within the Benton Harbor space and was a member of the Benton Harbor Excessive Faculty graduating class of 1955. Bob served within the U.S. Military from 1959 to 1965, and accomplished a tour in Germany with the rank of sergeant. He retired from the Cleveland, Ohio division of Volvo, (previously Clark Tools Co.) in 1991 after 27.5 years of service. He was a member of the NRA and preferred to observe pro-football and NASCAR racing on TV.
Bob is survived by sister Betty (Buck) Moore of Riverside, sister-in-law Debera (Edmund) Barton of Watervliet, and brother CL (Carol) Collins of Coloma together with many nieces, nice nieces, great-great nieces, nephews, nice nephews, and great-great nephews. He’s preceded in demise by his mother and father Walter and Lona Barton, 5 brothers Jerry and Edmund Barton, Alva, JR, and Carl Collins and one sister Ruby Kiser (Collins).
As a result of present well being protocols, non-public household providers with burial following at Coloma Cemetery shall be held at a later date.
Preparations have been entrusted to Duffield & Pastrick Funeral Residence, Coloma.
Posted On: Wednesday, April 22, 2020 2:49 PM