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Melba I Gideon Burton
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Birth: Jun. 13, 1921
Shelby County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 16, 1999
Columbus
Bartholomew County
Indiana, USA

Parents: David Everett Gideon and Monnie Mae Warfield

Siblings: Hubert Dale Gideon and Dorothy Frances Gideon

Husband: Willie Burton

Children: Janet Burton and Linda Burton Scarbrough

Obituary #1: Columbus Republic 18 Oct 1999
Melba Burton

EDINBURGH — Melba Burton, 78, of Taylorsville died at 11:50 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, 1999, at Community Care Center in Columbus.

Mrs. Burton was a homemaker. She was a member of Bethel Holiness Church in Columbus.

Funeral will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Bethel Holiness Church with the Revs. Robert Thompson and Carson L. Scarbrough officiating. Calling will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at Eskew– Eaton Funeral Home. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery.

Mrs. Burton was born in Shelby County June 13, 1921, the daughter of Edgar A. Ross and Mr. and Mrs. Everett Gideon. She married Willie Burton Dec. 31, 1942. He survives.

Other survivors include daughters, Janet Burton of Taylorsville and Linda Scarbrough of Crandall, Ga.; four grandchildren; a brother, Hubert Gideon of Edinburgh; and a sister, Dorothy Gideon of Edinburgh.


Obituary #2: Shelbyville News 18 Oct 1999
Melba Burton

Melba Burton, 78, Taylorsville, died Saturday at Community Care Center in Columbus.

Born June 13, 1921, in Shelby County, she was the daughter of Edgar A. Ross and Mr. and Mrs. Everett Gideon. On Dec. 31, 1942, she married Willie Burton, and he survives.

Mrs. Burton was a homemaker.

She was a member of Bethel Holiness Church in Columbus.

Other survivors are two daughters, Janet Burton, Taylorsville, and Linda Scarbrough, Crandall, Ga.; one brother, Hubert Gideon, Edinburgh; one sister, Dorothy Gideon, Edinburgh; and four grandchildren.

Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. today at Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home in Edinburgh.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Bethel Holiness Church with the Revs. Robert Thompson and Carson L. Scarbrough officiating. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh.


Obituary #3: Franklin Daily Journal 18 Oct 1999
TAYLORSVILLE
Melba Burton

Melba Burton, 78, died Saturday, Oct. 16, 1999, at Community Care Center in Columbus. She was a resident of Taylorsville.

She was born June 13, 1921, in Shelby County. Her parents were Edgar A. Ross and Mr. And Mrs. Everett Gideon. She married Willie Burton on Dec. 31, 1942. He survives.

Other survivors include two daughters, Janet Burton of Taylorsville and Linda Scarbrough of Crandall, Ga.; one sister, Dorothy Gideon of Edinburgh; one brother, Hubert Gideon of Edinburgh; and four grandchildren.

She was a homemaker and a member of Bethel Holiness Church in Columbus.

A service will be conducted by the Rev. Robert Thompson and Pastor Carson L. Scarbrough at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Bethel Holiness Church. Friends may call from 5 to 9 p.m. today at Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home in Edinburgh. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh.
 
 
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 Parents:
  David Everett Gideon (1900 - 1982)
  Monnie Mae Warfield Gideon (1898 - 1976)
 
 Spouse:
  Willie D Burton (1918 - 2009)
 
 Siblings:
  Melba I Gideon Burton (1921 - 1999)
  Hubert Dale Gideon (1924 - 2009)*
  Dorothy Frances Gideon (1927 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rest Haven Cemetery
Edinburgh
Johnson County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Mooney Section D lot 4
 
Created by: Mark E. Wirey
Record added: Aug 15, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20961616
Melba I <i>Gideon</i> Burton
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Melba I <i>Gideon</i> Burton
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