Richardson-Colonial Funeral Home

123 Newlin Street, Port Lavaca, TX


Richard S. Barton

December 29, 1937July 22, 2020

Richard S. Barton, 82, of Port Lavaca passed away July 22, 2020. He was born December 29, 1937 in Bay City, TX to Albert Lee Barton and Frances Bell King Barton. He was an Electrical Engineer for Union Carbide / Dow and a Presbyterian. He is survived by his daughters, Robin Barton Sikes and Cindy L. Barton; and 3 grandchildren, Alexandra Weed, Riley Sikes and Macy Elledge. He was preceded in death by his wife, Sandra Tanner Barton; and his parents. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Memorial Medical Center Volunteers, 815 N Virginia St., Port Lavaca, TX 77979. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.richardsoncolonial.com.


  • Sandra Tanner Barton, Wife (deceased)
  • Albert Lee Barton, Father (deceased)
  • Frances Bell King Barton, Mother (deceased)
  • Robin Barton Sikes, Daughter
  • Cindy L. Barton, Daughter
  • Alexandra Weed, Grandchild
  • Riley Sikes, Grandchild
  • Macy Elledge, Grandchild

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  • Memorial Medical Center Volunteers


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William C Hicks

July 29, 2020

We wanted you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. We hope your sweet memories will bring comfort for you in this time. Charles Hicks, Bill Hicks, Sherry & Tom Strunk

Kim Ratliff

July 23, 2020

Robin, I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your father.
You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Laura Flanagan

July 23, 2020

Robin, I was so very sorry to learn of your Dad's passing. Praying for you, Cindy and the grandkids. God bless you all during this sad and difficult time.

Sincere condolences

Laura Gerlich Flanagan

Donna Roberts

July 23, 2020

Robin, so sorry for the loss of your father. Sending thoughts and prayers to your family at this time

Donna Roberts


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