|Birth: ||Jan. 20, 1909|
|Death: ||Apr. 15, 1998|
COOKEVILLE - Funeral services for Mandy Ruby Burton, 89, of Cookeville will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 18, from the chapel of Dyer Funeral Home. Burial will be in Crest Lawn Cemetery.
The family is currently receiving friends at the funeral home.
Mrs. Burton died on Wednesday, April 15, 1998, at NHC in Cookeville.
She was born on Jan. 20, 1909, in Jackson County to the late Thomas Washington and Eliza Ellen Mathis Minnear. Mrs. Burton was a homemaker and a member of Willow Avenue Church of Christ.
Her family includes three daughters, Pauline Kirby and Betty Tinch, both of Cookeville, and Ellen Benward of Mt. Juliet; three sons, Jeff and Fred Burton, both of Cookeville, and Paul Junior Burton of Michigan; a brother, Tom Minnear of Cookeville; a sister, Mary Luke of Cookeville; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lemuel (Lem) Burton; a son, Ralph Burton; four brothers, Tolbert, Red, Joe and Frank Minnear; and three sisters, Sarah Lee Collins, Myrtle Howard, and Nancy Collier.
Pallbearers will be Mrs. Burton's grandsons.
Bro. Ken Burton will officiate at the services.
Thomas Washington Minnear (1880 - 1969)
Eliza Ellen Mathis Minnear (1881 - 1931)
Lemuel S Burton (1908 - 1985)
Jeff Davis Burton (1931 - 2011)*
Paul Junior Burton (1933 - 2007)*
Ralph Edward Burton (1936 - 1983)*
Mandy Ruby Minnear Burton (1909 - 1998)
Frank A Minnear (1910 - 1992)*
Orville D Minnear (1911 - 1979)*
Loyd Thomas Minnear (1915 - 2000)*
Joe Patterson Minnear (1917 - 1955)*
Myrtle Minnear Howard (1919 - 1965)*
Mary Ellen Minnear Alexander (1924 - 2011)*
James A Minnear (1925 - 1998)*
Crest Lawn Cemetery
Created by: Jenifer Crone
Record added: Nov 24, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62122376
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