Winifred Holder Barton (1926 - 2014)

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Winifred Holder Barton


Winifred Holder Barton, 87, of Simpsonville, loving wife of Thornwell Roy Barton, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014.

Born in Laurens County, she was the daughter of the late Fred Holder, Sr., and Lucille Martin Holder.

Winifred had been a cloth inspector in the textile industry. She was a member of Mauldin United Methodist Church.

Survivors, in addition to her husband, include a daughter Melinda B. Maw and husband Michael; two sons, Roy Dennis Barton and wife Jane, and James Ronald Barton and wife Sharron; six grandchildren, Jeff Barton, Tyler Barton, Beth Persons, Nicole Craft, Jennifer Messervy and Sara Maw; eight great-grandchildren; two sisters, Imogene Graham and Reba Floore; and a brother, Billy Holder.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 31, 2014, from 12:00 to 1:15PM at Mauldin United Methodist Church. The Funeral Service will be held at 1:30PM in the church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mauldin United Methodist Church, 100 E. Butler Rd., Mauldin, SC 29662.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Southeast.

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Thomas McAfee Funeral Home Southeast Chapel
1604 Ne Main St Simpsonville, SC 29681
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Published in The Greenville News on July 30, 2014