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Jonathon Claiborne Burns
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1853
Bangor
Blount County
Alabama, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1938
Navarro County
Texas, USA

Obituary
The Corsicana Daily Sun
Wednesday, Mar 2, 1938

Jonathon Claiborne Burns
Dec 1853 - Feb 28, 1938

FUNERAL SERVICES FOR J. C. BURNS HELD AT DRESDEN

Funeral services for J. C. Burns aged 84 years, who died at his home in Blooming Grove Monday morning at 10:30 were held from the church at Dresden Tuesday afternoon at 3 o'clock.

Burial was in the Dresden Cemetery and the rites were conducted by Rev. Mr. Johnson, Church of Christ minister at Pursley, assisted by Rev. D. P. Cagle Baptist minister of Frost.

Surviving are his wife, six sons, John Burns, Blooming Grove; Will Burns, Pursley; Claude Burns, Blooming Grove; Fred Burns, Blooming Grove; Bob Burns, Blooming Grove; Clyde Burns, Pursley; two daughters, Mrs. C. M. Peabody, Corsicana; Mrs. Myrtle Smith, Tom Ball; 24 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren and other relatives.

Mr. Burns has been a resident of Navarro county practically all his life, and had resided at Blooming Grove about four years.

Husband of Arabelle (Morris) Burns; son of Rev. Calvin Alexander Burns and Martha Caroline (Wilhite) Burns. 
 
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 Parents:
  Calvin Alexander Burns (1826 - 1896)
  Martha Caroline Wilhite Burns (1830 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  Arabella Morris Burns (1861 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  John Wiley Burns (1878 - 1956)*
  William Morris Burns (1886 - 1951)*
  Fred C Burns (1889 - 1969)*
  Claude Burns (1892 - 1951)*
  Robert Charles Burns (1895 - 1967)*
  Clyde Burns (1898 - 1975)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jonathon Claiborne Burns (1853 - 1938)
  Wiley Alfred Burns (1855 - 1937)*
  Margaret Sue Burns Howard (1859 - 1911)*
  Rose Alice Burns (1871 - 1931)*
  Lillie Jackson Burns Baker-Montgomery (1877 - 1945)*
  Lillian Jackson Burns Montgomery (1877 - 1945)*
  Eliza Chelnessa Burns Kelton (1878 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Dresden Cemetery
Dresden
Navarro County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Kristi Donaldson
Record added: May 23, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19498138
Jonathon Claiborne Burns
Added by: Karen Knapp Rost
 
Jonathon Claiborne Burns
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