Jessie L. (Lawhorn) Burton (83) of Toledo
Published on April 7 2014 4:17 pm
Jessie L. (Lawhorn) Burton, 83 of Toledo, IL died at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center on Thursday April 3, 2014.
Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on Tuesday April 8th 2014 at the Barkley Funeral Chapel in Toledo, IL. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 pm on Monday evening at the funeral chapel. Burial will be in the Mullen Cemetery rural Montrose.
Jessie was born on June 22, 1930 in Sullivan, IL to Arthur & Arizona (Eaton) Lawhorn. She married Paul L. Burton on February 7, 1958 near Toledo, IL they were married by Judge William Hill.
She leaves her husband and four children; Sharon Seeley of Toledo, IL, Sheila (Tom) Fritts of Toledo, Rick Warfield and wife Tommi of Watson, IL and Karen Sue Stone of Quincy, IL.; Brother Roy Lawhorn of Toledo, IL. She had 12 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren. She was
preceded in death by her parents, foster son David Stone, brothers Cleon, Edward and Raymond Lawhorn; sisters Rea Bueker, Opal Hickey and Myrtle Bueker.
Jessie and Paul lived in Woodbury for many years. She was a homemaker and she raised several foster children and some of her nieces and nephews. She was member of the Toledo Christian Church. Memorials can be made to the Life Center of Cumberland County. Online condolences can be expressed at
www. barkleyfuneralchapels. com