Russell Burton Obituary

Russell Burton Obituary Russell Leon Burton, 72, husband of Brenda Burton, passed away on Friday, January 5, 2024 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born November 6, 1951 in Seymour, Indiana, he was the son of the late Albert Leon and Lillian McCullah Burton. Russell was a retired truck driver with Phoenix Trucking Company. He was a member of Victory Tabernacle and enjoyed playing the guitar. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his siblings, Peggy Moon, Regina Elkins, and Wayne Burton. Russell will be lovingly remembered by his devoted wife, Brenda Short Burton, children, Bobbie Chadwell (Louis), Lexington, Russell Leon Burton, Jr. (Amy) Berea, Sally Eversole, Richmond, Josh Burton, Lexington, Cassie Wiblin (Tyler), Horse Cave, Rebecca Green (Jake), Berea, Michael Schooley, Lexington, sisters, Patsy Crouch (Earl), Beverly Barber (Arthur), Linda Burton, 8 grandchildren with one on the way, 1 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. The family would also like to extend a very special thank you to the Bluegrass Hospice Care team and very special friend, Terry Yewell. Funeral Services will be conducted at 11:00 am on Thursday, January 11, 2024 also at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home, Rev. Angela Bryant and Rev. Connie Osbourne officiating. Visitation will be held from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Wednesday, January 10, 2024 and from 10:00 am until time of service on Thursday at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home. Burial will follow the service at Masonic Cemetery, Stamping Ground where pallbearers will be William Vest, Tony Townsend, Louis Chadwell, Brandon Barnett, James King, Alvin Holder, Willy McKinney, and Louis Chadwell, III. The honorary pallbearer will be Bobby Osbourne. Visitation Wednesday, January 10, 2024 5:00PM – 8:00PM Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home 320 West Main Street Georgetown, KY 40324 JAN 11 Funeral Thursday, January 11, 2024 11:00AM Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home 320 West Main Street Georgetown, KY 40324