LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Entered into rest Monday, October 21, 2002, in Ft. Lauderdale, Mr. Burton was a native of Waynesboro and a member of Ward Grove Baptist Church but lived in Ft. Lauderdale for many years. Preceded in death by his parents, Rev. Thomas M. Burton Sr. and Maggie B. Burton and one son, Bruce Burton. Survivors include four sons, Walker (Patricia) Burton, Keith Burton, Richard Burton, and Thomas Burton III and one daughter, Thomasina Tackore and several grandchildren and cousins. Graveside services will be held Tuesday, November 5, 2002, at 2 p.m. at Burton Chapel Cemetery, Munnlyn. Rev. John Bush officiating. The funeral procession will leave C.A. Reid Sr. Funeral Home at 12:30 p.m.
The Augusta Chronicle November 4, 2002