Melissa Hope Barton Austin
Last updated 8/23/2021 at 8:09pm
Melissa Hope Barton Austin, 48, of West Monroe, La., and formerly of Brevard, passed away Aug. 13, 2021. at her home in Louisiana.
She was a daughter of James "Jake" Barton, of Brevard, and the late Beth Barton, who died Dec. 17, 2007.
She attended Blue Ridge Community College, where she studied cosmetology and worked in the Brevard area for several years before moving away. She settled in Louisiana, married and expanded her family. She loved having her dogs with her and she enjoyed crocheting and making quilts. Anything with arts and crafts made her happy.
She is survived by...