Obituary: Derrick James Barton Obituary 2024

Funeral Service for Derrick James Barton

  • Date and Time: Saturday, May 11, 2024, at 2 p.m.
  • Location: Cullman Heritage Funeral Home
  • Visitation: Saturday, May 11, 2024, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Last Ride: At the end of the service, a last ride will be held in Derrick’s honor for anyone who wishes to participate.

Passing and Biography

Mr. Barton passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, April 28, 2024, surrounded by his loving family and friends. He was 53 years old.

Derrick James Barton was born on October 14, 1970, in Cullman, Alabama. He was the son of James Barton and Gail Harris. Derrick was preceded in death by his father, James Barton.


  • Wife: Marcie Witcher Barton
  • Daughter: Lindsie (Wesley) Waters
  • Son: Alex Barton
  • Bonus Children:
    • Zack Baswell
    • Mackenzie (Tristan) Hulsey
    • Kaden Gardner
  • Grandchildren:
    • Brantley & Creed Baswell
    • Adleigh Hulsey
  • Mother: Gail Harris
  • Stepmother: Donna Barton
  • Sister: Michelle Patrum

Derrick is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, family, friends, and his lifelong family with the Jack Aces.


In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the following:

  • Memorial Fund:
  • Shop with a Cop: Contact Adam Clark at 256-775-7162

Cullman Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.