Donald Ray Burton, 83, of Columbia died Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at the Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville. Born in Adair County, he was the son of the late Lawrence and Irene Streeval Burton.
Mr. Burton was a retired Dairy Farmer in Adair County and attended the Bearwallow United Methodist Church.
His survivors include his wife, Anna Davidson Burton of Columbia; two daughters, Suzanne Burton of Nashville, Tenn. and Janet Burton of Richmond; two grandsons, Sebastian and Diego Pelletier, both of Richmond; two sisters, Leoda Stephens of Indianapolis, In. and Charlotte Scott of Paducah; one uncle, Zina H. Burton of Columbia; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his twin sister, Dorlis Stone and three other siblings, Pauline Harding, Lawrence Burton, Jr. and Norman Burton.
The funeral service was at 11:00am on Saturday, February 1, 2019 at the Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Bro. Jordan Abell officiating.
Visitation was after 4:00pm Friday at the funeral home.
Burial was in the Bearwallow Cemetery.
The pallbearers were Joe Pyles, Steve McKinney, Mike Roy, Danny Foster, Sebastian Pelleties, Diego Pelleties, Billy Burton, and Wendell Burton.
Alternate expressions of sympathy may be made to the Bearwallow Cemetery Fund C/O Danny Goodin at 10233 Liberty Rd. Columbia.