Barbara Pearl Payton

Barbara Payton

Barbara Pearl Payton was born in Cameron, West Virginia on January 25, 1937. She passed away on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at the age of 83 years in League City, Texas.

Barbara worked sporadically outside of her home but spent most of her adult life as a homemaker and mom to six children of her own and many neighborhood children.

Preceded in death by 1st husband, Ralph Cooper and 2nd husband, Marvin Payton; son, Jack Cooper; daughters, Faye Cooper and Barbara Ann Cooper; granddaughter, Jennifer Ellis; father, Harry Blake; mother, Nelly Blake and multiple siblings.

Barbara is survived by sons, Marvin Cooper and Billy Payton; daughter, Coral Payton; grandsons, Brandon Foller (Jessi) and Kanyon Foller and granddaughter, Serinity Foller.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 from 9:00am to 10:00am in the Chapel of Carnes Funeral Home, 3100 Gulf Freeway, Texas City, TX 77591. Barbara’s Celebration of Life will follow at 10:00am. Graveside services will be held at 2:00pm at The Houston National Cemetery, 10410 Veterans Memorial Dr., Houston, TX 77038.

Barbara was very loved and will be missed by everyone that knew her.