Remembered most for her portrayal of Brenda in the slasher movie Friday the 13th, Bartram is also notable for her television appearances on Emergency! and Another World.
She began her entertainment career in the early 1970s, seeking work as both an actress and a dancer.
After retiring from acting, she earned a degree from Liberty Baptist College.
Her marriage to Gregory McCauley, which lasted until her death of pancreatic cancer, resulted in five children.
She and Adrienne King were both in the cast of Friday the 13th.