William J. Burton
William J. Burton, 77 yrs old, died Friday November 16, 2012 at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson. Mr. Burton was a member of First Baptist Church of Flora. He was a veteran of the United States Army
. He will be remembered for his dear love of both the Ole Miss and Tri County Academy Rebels.
Survivors include his wife Mary Burton of Flora, Ms., son Bryan Burton (Susan) of Clinton, Ms., daughter Tina Burton of Madison, Ms., sister Catherine Tucker of Bentonia, Ms., sister Pauline Vernell of Flora, Ms., sister Patricia Fondren of Ackerman, Ms., granchild Erin Burton, and grandchild Kyle Burton.
Funeral services will be Monday at First Baptist Church of Flora at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Joe Cole officiating. A visitation at the church will be from 9:30-11:00 prior to the service. Stricklin-King Funeral Home will be handling the arrangements. Memorials can be made to Flora Baptist Church at P.O. box 163, Flora, Ms. 39071.