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LAIRD HILL — Services for Viola Lee Burton, 75, of Laird Hill, will be 3 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2013, at Lakeview Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Richard Riding officiating. The family will receive friends and family for visitation 6-8 p.m. today, May 16, 2013. Viola was born January 29, 1938, in Kilgore, Texas, to M.M. and Allie Harding. She graduated from Leverett's Chapel High School. She loved to spend her time reading, camping and spending time with her kids and grandkids. Viola is survived by her husband of 57 years, W. Burl Burton; sons, Stanley Burton of Kilgore and Stephen Burton and Connie Baxter of Longview; daughters, Susan Oglesby and her husband, Mike, of Kilgore and Sheryl Bradford and her husband, Alfred, of Laird Hill; grandchildren, Jennifer Beebe of Laird Hill, Bradley Peace, Mikki Peace, Chris Oglesby and Josh Peace, all of Kilgore; great-grandchildren, Peyton and Tyler Beebe of Laird Hill, Trey Epps of Kilgore and Brayden Williams of Kilgore; sisters, Glenna Glasco of Kilgore and Sally Jones of Tyler; brother, Dalton "Butch" Harding of Mesquite; stepmother, Peggy Harding of Kilgore; and numerous nieces, nephews and other loving family members. She was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Robert Harding. Condolences may be offered at www.lakeviewfh.com This obituary was originally published in the Longview News-Journal.