June 26, 1932 - March 22, 2020
Pansy Jones Burton, 87, of Freedom, passed away Sunday, March 22, 2020, at her home. Born June 26, 1932, in Orange Burg County, S.C., a daughter of the late Marion and Alice Carson Jones, she was a former employee with the Pennsylvania Railroad. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Freedom. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wesley M. Burton Sr., 2012; four sisters, Alvilda Jones, Fannie Zimmerman, Martha Jones, and Alice Britt; two brothers, Rome and Marion Jones; and two nieces, Catherine Sykes and Margie Cobb. Surviving are one son and daughter-in-law, Wesley M. Jr. and Charese Burton, Hopewell; five grandchildren, Shayla Dalton Franco and her husband Isaac, San Diego, Calif.; Antoine Burton and his wife, Caitlyn, West Hollywood, Calif.; Quentin Burton, Long Beach, Calif.; Chase Goode, Oxnard, Calif.; and Elyse Myers and her husband, Christopher, Jacksonville, Fla.; great-grandchildren, Kaedyn Goode, Bixler Myers, Sophia Franco and Josiah Franco; two sisters, Gloria Brown, Saint George, S.C., and Thelma Glover, Washington, D.C.; a beloved niece, Mary Jane Gilliam, Ambridge; and several other nieces and nephews. Due to the coronavirus restrictions for health safety, the family will have no public visitation and a private committal service will be held Friday in Oak Grove Cemetery, Freedom. Officiating will be Minister Cicero Lassiter. A celebration of life memorial service will be held at a later date. Friends may express their condolences by sending a card to the family or donating to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements are by WILLIAM MURPHY FUNERAL HOME, INC., 349 Adams St., Rochester.
Pansy Jones Burton, 87, of Freedom, passed away Sunday, March 22, 2020, at her home. Born June 26, 1932, in Orange Burg County, S.C., a daughter of the late Marion and Alice Carson Jones, she was a former employee with the Pennsylvania Railroad.... View Obituary & Service Information
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