RIDGE SPRING, S.C. - Deacon Jessie Barton, Sr. of 1057 Old Four Notch Rd departed this life Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at Aiken Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held 1 pm Tuesday, November 8, 2011 (Viewing from 11:30 AM-1 PM) at Zion Fair Baptist Church, 97 Dry Branch Rd, Aiken, SC with Rev. Bruce Wright officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Survivors include: his wife, JoAnn Nickerson Barton, Ridge Spring, SC; three daughters, Denise (Marion) Williams, Aiken, SC, Minnie Barton (Darwin) Taylor of Ridge Spring, SC and Lisa (Steve) Lopez, Spartanburg, SC; two sons, Lennox (Alice) Barton of Columbia, SC and Jessie (Kesia) Barton, Jr. of Augusta, GA; one brother, Johnny Barton, Ridge Spring, SC and one sister, Mattie Mae Chavous of Aiken, SC; 18 grandchildren. Friends may call at the residence or at Jackson-Brooks Funeral Home, 126 Fairfield Street, Aiken, SC beginning 3 pm Monday, November 7, 2011. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday from 6-8 pm.