Funeral services will be held on Monday, Feb. 21, 2011 at 1 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel with burial following at Coal City Cemetery. Bro. John Warren will officiate, Collins-Burke Funeral Home will direct.
Visitation will be held today, Feb. 20, 2011 from 6 until 9 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home.
He was preceded in death by his father, Thomas Garlon Burton, Sr.; mother, Daisy Ines Fowler Burton; sister, Nell Burton and nephew, Larry Burton.
He is survived by his wife, Sherry Dianne Key Burton; daughters, Gloria R. Dill (Alex) and Rebecca D. Burton (Dustin Hackney); sisters, Linda Parrish (Joey), Glenda McCauley, Mary Roberts (Terry) and Sharon Burton (Tony); brothers, James Burton (Janie), Howard Burton (Deborah), Roger Burton, Henry Burton (Joanna) and Sam Burton (Debbie) and grandchildren, Casey Burton, Dixie Hackney, Barbara Dill and T.J. Slatton.
Pallbearers will be Andy McDonald, Jimmy Capelton, J.T. McDonald, Jr., Donny Gardner, Scott (Scooter) Whitson and Tim Burton.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571