Georgia Ellen Barton, 95 of College Park MD. passed away on
Friday, January 3, 2020 at the Hillhaven Assisted Living Center
in Adelphi MD. She was born on August 21, 1924 in Olney,
Missouri. She married her loving husband Richard Barton on
November 24, 1950. It was a union which lasted over 69 years,
produced 4 children, 4 grandchildren and 5 great
After being a stay at home mom for some 30 years, she went to work at the National Arboretum in
Washington D.C.. A beautiful place surrounded by trees, and flowering plants. Next was a move to the
Naval Surface Weapons Center in White Oak MD. Later in life, she ran a small business making fabulous
Cakes for any and all occasions. At home, she enjoyed Gardening and birdwatching especially
Her top priority was always her family and the time they spent together. Visitors were welcomed as
though they were her own.
She is survived by her husband Richard, her sons: David and wife Colleen of Germantown MD., Dennis
and wife Claire of Crofton MD, Donald and JoAnn of Deale MD. and her daughter Deborah of Greenbelt
MD. who was her best friend. Granddaughters Jennifer Young and husband Derek, Danielle Swimm and
husband Jeremy and Lisa Barton. Grandson Robert and great grandkids Kylie, Mikey, Brandon, Jonathan
and Isla Rose. Her sister Gail Leonard. Nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her father Joseph on December 10, 1966, her mother Mazie on December
7, 1933, step-mother Vanetta Stotler, siblings Jewel Groh, Cargie Schieble, Forrine Moore, Charles
(Chuck) Stotler, Joseph (Bill) Stotler and Sybil Creech.
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