Bertharene Burton
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Bertharene Burton, 90, passed from this life Monday, June 30, 2014. She was a lifelong resident of Walker County and was loved by a host of family and friends. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother and helped raise several of her grandchildren. She loved children and was a Girl Scout leader in her younger years.

Visitation will begin at noon Sunday, July 13, 2014, at Collins-Burke Funeral Home, with the funeral service at 2 p.m. Burial will follow at Walker Memory Gardens.

Burton was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Robert J. Burton, and son, Robert C. Burton. She leaves behind three loving daughters, Wanda Yarbrough (Jim Dugger), Georgie Robbins (Hendrix) and JoAnn Jordan (Ray). She will also be greatly missed by 16 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; a special sister-in-law, Rose Banks; and several nieces and nephews.

She was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ and enjoyed spending time with the church quilting circle, gardening and her family.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Childhaven Children’s Home in Cullman.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; (205) 384-5571