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Rex McKell Barton, 84, of Sandy, Utah passed away on November 20, 2000.

Rex was born Dec. 25, 1915 in Mt. Plea-sant, UT to Kembur LeRoy and Alice R. McKell Barton. He married Zola Davis on November 3, 1945 in Santa Monica, CA. They were later sealed on July 9, 1946 in the Manti LDS Temple. He loved his country and served in the U.S. Army during World War II. After the war he moved to Southern California where he was a building contractor for 40 years.

He is survived by his wife, Zola; children, Janice (Russel) Cahoon, Marilyn (Chris) Epson, and Robert J. Barton; grandchildren, Jared, Kristen, Justin, Adam, and Jenna; and sister, Alice V. Runolfson.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, November 25, 2000 in the Crescent 18th Ward, 2195 East Pepperwood Dr., where friends may call Saturday 10-10:45 a.m. prior to services. Military Rites and interment will be held Saturday 2 p.m. at the Spanish Fork Cemetery under the direction of the Spanish Fork American Legion Post 68. Funeral directors, Peel Funeral Home, Magna, Utah.