Earl Wayne Barton of Jackson, KY, passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at the Hazard Health & Rehab Center, Hazard, KY, at the age of 71 years, 10 months, and 24 days. He was born Saturday, July 20, 1946, in Jacksboro, TX, son of the late Virgil & June Middleton Barton.
He was united in marriage to Wilma Faulkner. He was a retired truck driver, bus driver and fire fighter. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather, and will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers and three sisters.
He is survived by his loving wife, Wilma Faulkner Barton; one son & daughter-in-law, Gene & Naomi Crase of Jackson, KY; and two grandchildren, C.J. Crase & Zoe Crase.
Memorial service from 4 - 8 p.m., Monday, June 18, 2018 at the Barton Residence, with Pastors Michael Tabor & Randy Adams officiating.
Potter Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.