Originally created 12/18/00

Mr. Joe Burton Sr.



MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Mr. Joe Burton Sr., 88, died Saturday, Dec. 16, 2000.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. today at Baldwin Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Burton, a native of Hancock County, had retired from American Coach Co. He was an employee of the Baldwin County Board of Education and a member of Bethel Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Joe W. Burton Jr., Sparta, and Sterling Burton, Milledgeville; two stepdaughters, Sue Hulsey and Betty Bodrey, both of Milledgeville; and 16 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to: Bethel Baptist Church, Route 3, Box 545, Sparta, GA 31087; or the American Heart Association.

Williams White Columns Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Dec. 18, 2000