Leta Faye Barton, 90, passed away Friday, January 04, 2013. Ms. Barton was born July 12, 1922 in Maryneal, Texas to Jess and Edna Jennings. She was a resident of Fabens for 53 years where over the years she owned and operated Barton Texaco, Fabens Motel and the Henny Penny Restaurant. She was also a homemaker and married Raymond Barton in October of 1944. Leta was preceded in death by her parents, Jess and Edna Jennings; daughter, Karen; sister, Joyce; brother, Willfred and her husband, Raymond Barton. She is survived by her sons, Dan, Gary and Barry; sister, Wilma; twin sister, Lela; 7 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 4-6:00PM, Sunday, January 6 at San Jose Fabens Chapel. Graveside Service: time pending, Tuesday, January 8 at the Clyde Cemetery in Clyde, Texas. Services directed by San Jose Funeral Home-Fabens (915) 764-2254.
Published in El Paso Times from Jan. 5 to Jan. 12, 2013