|Birth: ||Oct. 28, 1908|
|Death: ||Oct. 26, 1984|
Narcissa Myrle (Ball) Burton
October 28, 1908 - October 26, 1984
Funeral services for Mrs. Myrle Burton, 75, Columbus route four, who died at 7:50 a.m. Friday in the Baxter Springs Memorial Hospital where she had been a patient for one day, were held at 10 a.m. today in the Center Christian Church.
The Rev. Kenneth Harland officiated. Burial was in Green Lawn Cemetery. Vocalists were Jim and Nancy Terral. Mrs. Pat Abram was organist.
Casket bearers were Marvin Starkweather, Clifford Goodrich, Cleo Allen, Warren Stover, Myrl Starrett and Jim Hess. Honorary casket bearers were Russell Helwig, Damon Ruggels, Wayne Howard and Earl DeHart.
A memorial has been established to the King's Kids Choir of Center Christian Church.
Mrs. Burton was born Oct. 28, 1908, near Sherwin, the daughter of John and Leah Masters Ball. She attended school in Sherwin and also attended Cherokee County High School in Columbus.
She married Christz Draeger Sept. 28, 1925. She later married Frank Burton on July 23, 1940. They had made their home on Columbus route four since their marriage.
Mrs. Burton worked at the Chetopa Nursing Home for several years, the Miami Baptist Hospital and the Parsons Army Ammunition plant. She was a member of the Center Christian Church.
Survivors include the husband; two sons, Marvin Draeger, Columbus and Lee Draeger, Condon, Mont.; five grandchildren; and five, great grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Maude Osborn, Columbus, Mrs. Lavon Johnson, Columbus, and Mrs. Ruth Trahern, Sherwin.
She was preceded in death by three brothers, Frank Ball, Norman Ball and Charlie Ball.
John Norman Ball (1881 - 1960)
Leah Lucy Masters Ball (1889 - 1970)
Christz H Draeger (1904 - 1974)
Frank H Burton (1913 - 1991)
Marvin Christz Draeger (1927 - 2013)*
Albert Lee Draeger (1929 - 2010)*
Narcissa Myrle Ball Burton (1908 - 1984)
Charles Valentine Ball (1910 - 1984)*
Maude Lorraine Ball Osborn (1912 - 1994)*
Norman Eddie Ball (1914 - 1914)*
Frank Wesley Ball (1917 - 1936)*
Beatrice Lavon Ball Johnson (1919 - 2012)*
Ruth Marie Ball Trahern (1922 - 1995)*
Created by: JFI
Record added: Jul 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54438987
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