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Gladys Olene Compton Burch
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1909
Collin County
Texas, USA
Death: Aug. 2, 2010
Collin County
Texas, USA

Gladys Olene Burch

Gladys Olene Burch, age 101, of McKinney, Texas passed away on August 2, 2010.

She was born on March 1, 1909 in Celina, Texas, to Lawrence and Julia (Philips) Compton.

Gladys married Steward A. Burch (who preceded her in death) on August 24, 1927 in Gunter, Texas.

She worked for Haggar pants as a seamstress for many years. Gladys was a member of College Street Church of Christ.

She is survived by grandchildren, Rhonda Tanner of Liberty, TX, Mike Burch of Garland, TX, Larry Burch of Edmond, OK, and Philip Burch of Gordonville, TX; numerous great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren; sister, Laverne Kinney and husband Pete, of Canton, TX; numerous nieces, nephews, and other loving relatives.

Gladys was preceded in death by her, parents; husband; sons, Charles Burch and Wallace Burch; sisters, Addie Mae Wilson, Billie Miller, Nita Adams; and granddaughter, Barbara Westerman.

Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 4, 2010 at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel in Allen, Texas.

Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park.

Family and friends are invited to the funeral home at their convenience to pay their respects and to sign the register book prior to the services.

The family will receive friends during a visitation one hour prior to service.
Family links: 
  Lawrence Compton (1883 - 1965)
  Julia Aurora Phillips Compton (1887 - 1959)
  Steward Avant Burch (1903 - 1967)
  Charles W. Burch (1929 - 2008)*
  Wallace Compton Burch (1931 - 1997)*
*Calculated relationship
Ridgeview Memorial Park
Collin County
Texas, USA
Created by: Jackie M. Isham, Sr.
Record added: Aug 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55851636
Gladys Olene <i>Compton</i> Burch
Added by: Jim Thorpe
Gladys Olene <i>Compton</i> Burch
Added by: Jim Thorpe
Gladys Olene <i>Compton</i> Burch
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- Amy Wolfe
 Added: Jun. 23, 2014
God bless you on your birthday and always. Rest in Peace.
- Thelma
 Added: Mar. 1, 2013
Happy Birthday Blessings!
- Thelma
 Added: Mar. 1, 2012
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