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Peter T. Barton, 67

Peter T. Barton, 67 of Middleburg, FL passed away May 26, 2019.  Peter was born in Charleston, South Carolina and moved to Middleburg in 1961.  He was born to the late Ray and Alice Barton and traveled throughout his childhood and graduated from high school in the Philippines as his father served in the US Navy.  Mr. Barton served in the United States Air Force and retired from Civil Service as a supply technician.  As an avid motorcyclist, Peter enjoyed rides, going fishing and being “Papa” to his grandchildren.  He was a wonderful father and friend to everyone he met.

Mr. Barton was preceded in death by his wife, Toni Duckworth and is survived by his daughters, Cheyenne Barton, Destri (Darrious) Barton, and Ashley West, three brothers, Paul, Perry, and James Barton, and five grandchildren, Harmoni, Aniyah, Alijah, Merilyn, and Christopher.

Services will be held 4:00 PM Saturday June 22, 2019 at Spencer Farm off Branan Field Road.

Arrangements are under the care of Russell Haven of Rest Cemetery, Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 2335 Sandridge Road, Green Cove Springs, FL  32043.  Family and friends may share their condolences at: 904-284-7720

  • Destri Barton

    I love you Daddy, I miss you more than I ever imagined, more than I could fathom, you were one of a kind, the best father the best grandfather, the best brother, the best friend, the best everything anyone can think of. You were Mr Mom, Mr Smiley, #1 Dad. Daddy I love you, Love your Shorty.

  • Russell Duckworth

    Pete was a very good man. He is a model of what every Father should try to be to their children. I have a lot of respect for him and always will. He will be missed greatly and I am greatful for the time that I got to spend with him. Rest in peace my friend, and tell my mama that I love her for me please.

  • my heart goes out to his family for their pain, Pete (gentle giant) was the most loving, kind friend any one would be Blessed to have has a friend, R.I.P. Pete till we meet on the other side,,,