|Birth: ||Apr. 24, 1942|
|Death: ||Jan. 19, 2012|
Evelyn Edwards Burton, age 69, of Pulaski, passed away Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012.
Born April 24, 1942 in Pulaski, she was the daughter of the late Rupert Conklin Edwards and Minnie Lee Edwards Edwards.
Her husband, Johnnie Wayne Burton; brothers, Benjamin, Carl, Garnett, Robert and Henry Edwards; sisters, Beulah Edwards, Measie Elizabeth Phillips, and half-sisters, Viola Hawks and Myrtle Edwards, also preceded her in death.
She attended the Peak Creek Mission of Prayer for many years. She had a special love for children and did a lot of babysitting over the years.
She is survived by her children, Robert Wayne Burton and wife, LaFon, of Pulaski, Melissa B. Jarrells and husband, Greg, of Pulaski, Tony Lee Burton and wife, Linda, of Pulaski, Tammy Bentley and husband, Lee, of Pulaski, and Angie B. Akers and husband, Kelvin, of Hillsville; grandchildren, Robbie Burton, Brittany Farlow, Cameron Farlow, Robin Burton, Brandon Burton, Sydney Burton, Erin Edwards, Amanda Edwards, Brittany Lawrence and husband, Nathan, Ashlee Burton, Stephen Bentley, Breanna Bentley, Beth Painter and husband, Jeff, Adam Akers, and Andrew Akers; great–grandchildren, Micah Lawrence, Johnnie- Lee Stone and newborn, Skiler Payton Louise Stone; sister, Mae E. Cox of Pulaski, and numerous nieces, nephews and special friends.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. in the Bower Funeral Home Chapel, Pulaski, with the Revs. Dale Akers and Bobby Akers officiating. Interment will follow in the Hufford Cemetery, Pulaski.
The family will receive friends Sunday evening, 5-7. at Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski.
The family will be meeting at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Tammy and Lee Bentley, 5800 Alum Spring Road, Pulaski.
To send online condolences to the family, visit www.bowerfuneralhome.com.
Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski, is handling the arrangements for the family.
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Johnnie Wayne Burton (1939 - 1996)
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