Mrs. Burton died Friday, April 11, 2014, at the residence following an extended illness.
Born May 31, 1939, in Clarkesville, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Martha Sosebee Allen. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Jimmy Allen; sisters, Dorothy Jean Burton, Brenda Lee Sweeten; and granddaughter, Tina Marie Goss.
Mrs. Burton was a member of Amy’s Creek Baptist Church. She was a homemaker. Mrs. Burton was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
Survivors include her husband, Journey Burton of Clarkesville; daughters and sons-in-law, Wanda Jean and Marty Frady of Clarkesville, Dianne and George Peppers of Clarkesville; son and fiancée, Michael Steven Burton and Jenny Moore of Clarkesville; sisters, Evelyn Sweeten of Clarkesville, Rita Addis of Clarkesville; brother, Phillip Allen of Demorest; seven grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Those wishing to express online condolences to the Burton family may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
The Northeast Georgian
Wednesday, April 16, 2014