Donald Ray Burton

September 16, 1935 ~ January 29, 2019 (age 83)


Donald Ray Burton, 83, of Columbia died Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at the Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville, KY.  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.

Survivors include his wife Anna Davidson Burton of Columbia; two daughters Suzanne Burton of Nashville, TN and Janet Burton of Richmond, KY; two grandsons Sebastian and Diego Pelletier both of Richmond, KY; two sisters Leoda Stephens of Indianapolis, IN and Charlotte Scott of Paducah, KY; a 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.

Funeral services will be 11:00am Saturday, February 2, 2019 at the Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Bro. Jordan Abell officiating.  Visitation will be after 4:00pm Friday at the funeral home.  Burial will be in the Bearwallow Cemetery.

Alternate expressions of sympathy may be made to the Bearwallow Cemetery Fund C/O Danny Goodin @ 10233 Liberty RD. Columbia, KY 42728.

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February 1, 2019

4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
210 Greensburg Street
Columbia, KY 42728

Funeral Service
February 2, 2019

11:00 AM
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
210 Greensburg Street
Columbia, KY 42728

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