Funeral Time: Saturday, March 17th at 12:30PM
Billy E. BURTON, 90, of Lexington, passed away Tues., March 13, 2018 at Baptist Health. Born August 17, 1927 in Middletown, OH, he was the son of the late Ira and Elizabeth Bailey Burton. Mr. Burton graduated from Henry Clay High School. He was a WWII U.S. Navy veteran and a Avionics Supervisor for the Blue Grass Army Depot. Mr. Burton attended Southland Christian Church and was a Shriner and Mason. Survivors include, two children, Susan Gordon of Lexington, Danny (Malinda) Burton of Georgetown; five grandchildren and thirteen great- grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jean Burton and a sister, Marlene Kathlina. Funeral services will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Sat., March 17, 2018 at Kerr Brothers – Harrodsburg Rd. Visitation will be prior from 11:30 – 12:30 p.m. on Saturday. Burial will be in Blue Grass Memorial Gardens. In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to, Bluegrass Hospice Care, 2312 Alexandria Drive, Lexington, KY 40504.