Barbara L. Walton

April 13, 1936 ‒ January 25, 2011

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Barbara L. Walton, age 74, of Upland Terrace, Mount Vernon, passed away on Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at the Cleveland Clinic surrounded by her loving family. She was born on April 13, 1936 in Mount Vernon to the late Clarence and Laurel (Roberts) Stoyle. Barbara retired from J.C. Penney’s of Mount Vernon and also served as a volunteer for Knox Community Hospital. She was an avid sports enthusiast and enjoyed watching any sporting event of The Ohio State University or the Cleveland Indians. Barbara was an active member of Faith Baptist Church in Mount Vernon.

She is survived by her loving husband Brad Walton whom she married on September 20, 1959, her children, Keith (Sandy) Walton of Wichita, Kansas, Phillip Walton of Lincoln, Nebraska and Debbie (Pat) Maloney of Mount Vernon, four grandchildren, Kyle Walton, Nick Maloney, Kelly Walton and Mason Maloney.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a brother, James Stoyle.

Friends may call on Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at Faith Baptist Church, 8764 Martinsburg Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 where a funeral service will be held on Monday at 10 a.m. Rev. Doug Forsythe will be officiating. Burial will follow in Bell Church Cemetery near Utica.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Faith Baptist Church.

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