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George C. Barton

George C. Barton, 79, Milltown, died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2007, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.
A native of New Albany, he was a retired First Sergeant medic in the Army after about 28 years of service, and a member of Hobart Beach VFW Post 1693 and Bonnie Sloan American Legion Post 28, both in New Albany.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Wade Barton, and a sister, Edie Lawhorn.
Survivors include his wife, the former Nancy J. Williams; a son, Gundar Barton of Jeffersonville; two daughters, Laumi (Bridget) Brown of Hillsdale, and Michele Johnson of Galena; two stepchildren, Elizabeth Lilly and Rodman L. Dreher, both of Georgetown; a brother, James Barton of Marengo; a sister, Dorothy Dale of Marengo; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral: Monday, Oct. 22, at Kraft Funeral Service with entombment in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park with military honors, both in New Albany.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the Gibault Boys Home.