Thomas "Tom" W. Barton
Thomas W. Barton age 63 passed away peacefully at his home in Jackpot, NV from complications of heart failure. Tom was born September 13, 1947 in Weiser, ID to Roberta and LaVelle Barton. Tom met and married the love of his life Robin in April 1981. Tom's life was blessed with his two children, Wes and Bryony and a beautiful granddaughter Sophie.
Tom was an avid reader with limited handy-man skills. He loved his cabin in Alaska and spent many days cruising and fishing Glacier Bay. His wife was often referred to as "lady of the lake" and so Tom's time was spent between: Jackpot Nevada, Gustavus Alaska, and McCall Idaho.
Tom was President and CEO of Barton's Club 93 from 1986 until his death. His vision and guidance resulted in a successful and flourishing enterprise. Tom so appreciated his General Manager Richard Hartman and his Head Controller LaRae Taylor.
Tom was a life-long member of the Masonic Lodge in Elko Nevada.
Tom will be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him. He was gifted with wit, charm and intelligence.
A memorial celebration will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, November 6, 2010 at Reynolds Funeral Chapel, 2466 Addison Ave. East, Twin Falls. Military honors by the Magic Valley Veterans Association and Idaho National Guard.
In lieu of flowers, fruit or cookie baskets, please make a donation to the NRA or the Idaho Humane Society. Contributions may be given to the funeral chapel staff or mailed to Reynolds Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 1142, Twin Falls, ID 83303.