Onyce “O.J.” Barton, 90, of Amarillo died March 28, 2019.
Memorial Services will be held at 10:30AM, Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Cross Pointe Church with Mel Brunson officiating. Arrangements are by Schooler Funeral Home, 4100 South Georgia.
O.J. was born June 23, 1928 in Vernon, Texas to William and Eula Barton. He married Joella Trollinger April 3, 1979 in Baird, Texas. He loved his family and women who would hug his neck. O.J. was a truck driver, retiring in 1985. He then began to buy, repair, and sell golf carts. O.J. was a member of Cross Pointe Church.
He is preceded in death by his grandson, Casey Barton, 6 brothers, and 3 sisters.
O.J. is survived by his wife, Joella, a daughter, Barbara Prescott of Kerens, Tx, two sons, Larry Barton and wife Cindy of Dallas, and Price Barton and wife Glenda of Canadian, three sisters, Opal Howerton of San Antonio, Helen Dixon and husband Bill and Peggy Bull and husband Leroy both of Amarillo, a best friend, Kent Taylor of Amarillo, four grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family suggest memorials be made to Cross Pointe Church, 4400 South Crockett, Amarillo, Texas 79110