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 Mary Virginia <I>Burford</I> Appleton

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Mary Virginia Burford Appleton

  • Birth 13 Aug 1932 Lawn, Taylor County, Texas, USA
  • Death 30 Jun 2005 Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 24980735

Mary V. Burford Appleton, age 72, passed away Thursday, June 30th, 2005 in Abilene, Texas. Visitation will be held Friday, July 1st from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at The Hamil Family Funeral Home, 6449 Buffalo Gap Rd. There will be a private graveside service for the family.

Mary Appleton was born on August 13, 1932 in Lawn, Texas to parents Forney W. Burford and Nelle Burnes Burford. She was a lifelong Taylor County resident. She graduated from Abilene High School, attended Hardin Simmons University and married Carlos W. Appleton in Abilene on October 26, 1952. She was a member of Hwy 36 Church of Christ, Potosi Extension Club and Potosi Quilt Club. Mary was preceded in death by her parents.

Mary is survived and lovingly remembered by her husband of 52 years, Carlos Appleton, of Potosi; two daughters: Laura and husband, Tommy Kute, of Abilene; and Carla and husband, Benny Rawls, of Houston. Also a brother, Edsel Burford and a sister, Joyce Stewart, both of Abilene. Also grandchildren: Emily and husband, Scott, Anna, Beth and B.J. Great grandchildren are Macy and Bryleigh Christine.

Memorials may be sent to Abilene Area Dialysis.

Obituary from Abilene Reporter News

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  • Added: 1 Mar 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24980735
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Virginia Burford Appleton (13 Aug 1932–30 Jun 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24980735, citing Elmwood Memorial Park, Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by amtsunshine (contributor 46842273) .