Barbara Ann Byatt Astley Moten, 68, of Gastonia, passed away on Monday, January 14, 2013 at the Robin Johnson House, Dallas. She was born in Staffordshire County, England and was the daughter of the late Arthur and Kathleen Tristram Byatt.
Mrs. Moten was a member of the Church of England.
Mrs. Moten is survived by her husband of 17 years, Maxie Moten; one daughter, Gail Astley and husband Reggie Gorman of Surrey, England; three sons, Ian Astley and wife Rachel, John Marsh of West Midlands, England, David Marsh and wife Nita of Herefordshire, England; two sisters, Kathleen Elcock of West Midlands, England, Diane Malek of Yorkshire, England; 30 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren.
Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 19, 2013 at The Colonial Chapel of Carothers Funeral Home, Gastonia with Rev. Ron Watts officiating.
The family will receive friends after the Memorial Service.
Burial will be in West Midlands, England at a later date.
Memorials may be made to
, Finance Department,
30 East 33rd St., New York, New York 10016.
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Carothers Funeral Home, Gastonia is serving the Moten family.