Corinne (Roberts) Barton, age 98, of Franklinton, passed away on Sunday, April 16, 2017, at Baptist Health La Grange. She was the daughter of the late Fred and Edna Myrtle (Searcy) Roberts, She was a homemaker and the oldest member of Berea Christian Church. Corinne was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth L. Barton; daughter, Barbara Barton; sister, Juanita R. Mahoney; and brothers, Sam and JD Roberts. She is survived by daughters, Lynda Wilson (Travis) of Turners Station and Carole Sue Truman (Wendell) of Bethlehem; one brother, Fred Roberts (Jean) of Athens, Ala.; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 20, 2017, at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home. Rev. Barbara Minton will officiate. Rev. Jerry Anderson of Pleasureville Baptist Church will be assisting. Interment will be in Franklinton Cemetery. Honorary pallbearers will be Amy Miles, Ange Batts, Teather Brierly, Kayley Batts, Haley Miles and Aubrey Batts. Active pallbearers will be Alan Truman, Darren Wilson, Brent Batts, Bryce Wilson, Blayce Wilson, Jimmy Miles, Alex Miles, Barty Wilson and Tyler Truman. Forms of contributions may be given to Berea Christian Church.
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