Barbara Burton

Barbara Jean (Reed) "B.B." Burton, 70

Barbara "B.B." Burton passed away on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 in her beloved Cloudcroft, NM after a short battle with cancer. She was born on January 24, 1943.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Pete and Lorrayne Reed.

She is survived by her husband, Melvin Burton; brother Wray and wife Ann Reed; step children, Monty and wife Stephanie Burton, Misty and husband Mark Morgan and Michelle Burton and mate Shelly Neugart and step grandchildren, Tyler, Grant, Jared, Bryce, Matthew, Ashley and Adolph.

She took great pride in her work at CPS in San Antonio for 29+ years.

She was beloved by the many friends she made from chili cooking and her 10 + years of motor home travel, across the USA.

A time and place for a celebration of her life will take place later.

The Burton family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Alamogordo Funeral Home. Cremation will take place at PCS.

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Published in Express-News on July 21, 2013