BURTON, Luther R.

Date of birth: 6 Sep 1922, Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky

Date of death: 12 Mar 1981, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana

Source: Edinburgh Tri-County Enterprise, Edinburg, Johnson County, Indiana, March, 18 1981

Luther R. Burton
      The Rev. Douglas Smith conducted funeral 
services Monday at 1:00 at Eskew Funeral Home 
for Luther R. Burton, 58, of Edinburgh who died 
early Thursday morning at Veterans Hospital in 
Indianapolis.  An Army Veteran of World War II, 
he had been ill some time.
      Burial was at Rest Haven Cemetery with James 
W. Smith, Robert G. Smith, Billy R. Smith, Roy L. 
Madden, Alfred Madden and Robert Meeks serving 
as pallbearers.
      Mr. Burton was born at Columbia, Ky., September 
6, 1922, the son of Wheeler and Ossie Burton.  He was 
formerly married to Martha Bryant.
      Survivors include two daughters, Yvonne Meeks 
of Edinburgh and Sue Green of Louisville, Ky.; a brother, 
William (Rusty) Burton of Edinburgh; three sisters, 
Barbara Rhude, Juanita Caldwell and Pearl Burton 
all of Edinburgh, 10 grandchildren and one great-
grandchild.

Submitted by Mark E. Wirey

DISCLAIMER: No claim is made to the copyrights of the individual submitters. The contents 
of this entire website may be used by individuals researching their ancestry and is only for 
personal use. Commercial use of this information for profit is strictly prohibited without 
prior permission of the owners. Other genealogical websites may link to this website; however, 
permission is not granted to duplicate any of the contents. Anyone contributing material for 
posting does so in recognition of its free, non-commercial distribution, as well as the 
responsibility to assure that no copyright is violated by the submission. This website and its 
coordinator are not responsible for donations of copyrighted material where explicit written 
permission has not been granted for use.