HENRY WALTER "Hank" BURTON, age 67, of Ward, Choctaw County, Alabama, born to the late Henry Walter Daniel and Willie Marie Burton, passed August 5, 2014 in Anderson Regional Medical Center, Meridian, Mississippi. Service of remembrance is to be held Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. from Pine Grove A.M.E. Zion Church with Rev. Willie Vines, pastor, delivering the eulogy. "Hank" will lie in repose one hour prior to funeral time. Interment follows with military detail in Ward Chapel Cemetery, also Ward. Visitation is Friday evening (Aug. 15th) from 3-6:00 p.m. in the Weatherly Chapel.
Those who remain to celebrate his life and cherish precious memories are: five (5) sisters- Mary E. Corbin, Mary L. Summerhill, Jessie M. King, Loraine (Joe) Reese and Sylvia L. Alston. He is preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Marie Daniel; two older brothers, his son- Achellies Validamier Burton, his wife, Shirley Burton, two nieces and one nephew. In addition, he is further survived by numerous other nieces, nephews, cousins and many relatives and friends who loved him dearly.
To the Burton family, we at Weatherly Funeral Home offer to each of you our most sincere and heartfelt sympathy. Our prayer remains that your abiding faith in God will continue to comfort, strengthen and sustain you during your time of bereavement.
Weatherly Funeral Home, York, Alabama, under the direction of Jacqueline Studdard Weatherly, entrusted with all funeral and burial service details.