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Funeral services for Barton Wayne Sherwood, 28, were held on Tuesday, May 31, 2011, at the Buck Springs Chapel of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Pinetop, with the concluding service and interment following at the Lakeside Cemetery.

He was born on Jan. 27, 1983, in Mesa to Dan and Judy (Daly) Sherwood. He was raised in Gilbert and Pinetop with four sisters and one brother.

Barton was a very talented musician and received multiple awards and commendations for his accomplishments.

He served a two-year mission in Argentina for the LDS church.

Barton’s last days were spent in the beautiful White Mountains of Arizona.

Survivors include his parents, Dan and Judy Sherwood; his five siblings, Summer Allen, Raine Tuckfield, Nathan Sherwood, Lacey Rawlings and Sophie Weech; and 13 nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to set up a musical scholarship fund in Barton’s name. Donations will be accepted at any Chase bank under the names of Dan and Judy Sherwood, or Account No. 3026803431.

Owens Livingston Mortuary of Show Low was in charge of the arrangements.