Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Burtons in:
 • Mount Zion Cemetery
 • Steele
 • Pemiscot County
 • Missouri
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
William Perry Burton
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Oct. 15, 1848
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 1932
Steele
Pemiscot County
Missouri, USA

Funeral services for William Perry Burton, age 83, were held Saturday afternoon at the Church of Christ, with Elder Thurmond in charge. Interment was made in the Mt. Zion cemetery, German Undertaking Co. in charge.
Mr. Burton had lived in this community for 32 years and was a highly respected and progressive citizen. He was a member of the Church of Christ and was active in its behalf. After the death of his wife he made his home with his children and during his last illness was at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Chas. Ketchum. He had been in failing health for several months. Death was attributed to influenza.
Mr. Burton is survived by nine children, Harry, Ocie, Lemmie, Bob, Mrs. T.E. Broderick, Mrs. Richard Wall, Mrs. Chas. Ketchum, all of this city, Mrs. A.U. Graham, of Memphis and Odie, of Caruthersville. He also leaves several grandchildren.
Steele Enterprise - Steele, Missouri - Thursday, March 24, 1932 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Rachel Levisa Lyon Burton (1861 - 1931)
 
 Children:
  Ida Mae Burton Wall (____ - 1976)*
  Odis D. Burton (1871 - 1958)*
  O. B. Burton (1882 - 1956)*
  Mary D. Burton Broderick (1883 - 1936)*
  Ida Mae Burton Wall (1887 - 1976)*
  Onie Burton Graham (1893 - 1974)*
  Lemmie Taylor Burton (1896 - 1960)*
  Robert Lee Burton (1899 - 1956)*
  Lennie Lue Burton Ketchum (1901 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Zion Cemetery
Steele
Pemiscot County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: wanda
Record added: Aug 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95585070
William Perry Burton
Cemetery Photo
Added by: James Edward Hodges
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service