Billy Ralph Barton Jr., 49, passed away Wed. June 23, 2010 at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis. Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Sat., June 26, 2010 at the Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Brandon with interment in the Floral Hills Memory Gardens in Pearl. Mr. Barton was born in Memphis and lived most of his life in the Brandon area, where he was a member of Crossview Baptist Church. He was an employee of the Mississippi Department of Transportation for 11 years and he also loved motorcycles. He loved spending time with his family and friends, especially his daughter making sure he attended all of her functions.