|Birth: ||Nov. 26, 1927|
|Death: ||May 23, 2006|
KEWANEE - Bobby G. Burton, 78, of Kewanee, died at 4:15 AM on Tuesday, May 23, 2006 at Kewanee Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 10 AM on Friday, May 26, 2006 at the Rux Funeral Home in Kewanee. Rev. Ronald Toliver will officiate. Visitation will be held 1 hour prior to the services at the funeral home. Burial will be in Evergreen Memory Gardens, Kewanee. Memorials may be directed to the charity of the Donor's Choice.
Mr. Burton was born on November 26, 1927 in Frye Community of Squires, MO, the son of George and Ole (Frye) Burton. He married Mary Billingsly on November 27, 1948 in Missouri. She preceded him in death on July 5, 1998. He is survived by 2 sons, Bobby R. (Ardith) Burton of Atkinson, IL, Carl Burton of Kewanee, 2 daughters, Brenda (Marlin) Tucker of Squires, MO, Carol (Darryl) Funk of Huntsville, AR, 6 grandchildren, Gary Williams, Jason Burton, Reece Randall, Rex Rrandall, Amy Burgard Michelle Burton, 3 great grandchildren, 1 brother, Roy Burton of Ava, MO and 1 sister, Aileen Heimeyer of San Francisco, CA. He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 brothers, Ray & Jack, 3 sisters, Susie McGill, Mary Jordan & Ada Burton.
Mr. Burton was engaged in farming all his life in the Kewanee & Annawan area. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and talking with people. He never met a stranger. This obituary may be viewed and private condolences left at www.ruxfuneralhome.com
Mary Lou Billingsly Burton (1932 - 1998)*
Evergreen Memorial Gardens
Created by: Mike & Robbie
Record added: Jul 25, 2006
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