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Dollie Burton

Dollie Frances Burton, 86, of Columbia died Thursday, January 10, 2019 at Green Hill Rehabilitation and Care in Greensburg.  Born in Adair County, she was the daughter of the late Zack and Emma Susan Willis Burton and wife of the late Edgar Ray Burton.

Mrs. Burton was a member of the Bloomington Chapel Church and attended New Hope Separate Baptist Church. She loved gardening, attending horse shows, and spending time with her grandchildren.

Her survivors include three sons, Donnie Ray (Sue) Burton of Mt. Vernon, Rodger Joe Burton of Columbia, and Eddie Dean (Annetta) Burton of Columbia; four grandchildren, Mark Stargell, Ashley Hayes, Emily Burton, and Allison Burton; five great grandchildren, and expecting her sixth; three great great grandchildren; three brothers, Phillip Burton of Bradenton, Fl., Harold (Audrey) Burton of Columbia, and Donald Gene Burton of Columbia; one sister, Sue Burton of Kokomo, Ind.; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Brenda Stargell and nine brothers and sisters, Mamie Cowan, Faylene Herald, Hazel Curry, Tommy Burton, Bobby Burton, Delmar Lee Burton, Edward Burton, Freddy Burton, and Dennis Burton.

Funeral services were at 1:00pm on Sunday, January 13, 2019 at the Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with burial in the Bearwallow Cemetery.

Visitation was after 3:00pm Saturday at the funeral home.

Bro. David Coffey and Bro. Willard Bryant officiating The pallbearers were Josh Stargell, Josh Hayes, Ralph Curry, Kevin Burton, Billy Cowan, and Tommy Wayne Burton.