Ethelene Burton

Ethelene Burton

Carthage, TN

Age 80, April 28, 2014. Known to her daycare children as "Mama Lene". Daughter of the late Fred & Mary Baker Crawford. Preceded in death by husband of 50 years, Glen Burton; brother, James Crawford; & sister, Hazel Ross.

Survived by children, Cindy Burton Hassie & husband Al of Fort Myers, FL, Danny Burton & wife Cindy of Lebanon; grandchildren, April Webb & husband Toby of Murfreesboro, Drew Reid of Nashville, Adam Reid & wife Ashley of Murfreesboro; 4 great-grandchildren.

Service 1 p.m. Friday, Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home with Eld. Charles Allen Gentry officiating and her grandson Drew delivering the eulogy. Pallbearers, Michael & Matthew Winkler, Zach Upchurch, John Wesley Hiett, Patrick Fair.

Interment in the Smith County Memorial Gardens.

Memorials requested to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, c/o S.F.H., 901 Main Street North, Carthage, TN 37030-1002.

Visitation Thursday 3 p.m. - 8 p.m. & Friday after 11 a.m. at Sanderson of Carthage, (615) 735-2118.


Funeral Home

Sanderson Funeral Home
901 N. Main St. Carthage, TN 37030

Published in The Tennessean on May 1, 2014