Burton Thurmon Mathus
Burton Thurmon Mathus, 79, of Bluford, died at 3:30 p.m. Sunday
at his home, following an apparent heart attack. He was a carpenter.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete. The body has been taken to the
Bluford Funeral Home in Bluford.
Mr. Mathus was born June 20, 1888, in Jefferson county, the son of
George and Rilla (Shelton) Mathus. He was first married to Agnes Green,
who preceded him in death, July 5, 1936. On July 4, 1941, he was married to
Frankie VanVelson, who survives.
Survivors include one brother, Claude Mathus of St. Louis, MO.; four nephews
and four nieces.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and one sister.
Mr. Mathus regularly attended church at East Hickory Hill.
Submitted by: Cindy Ford