Jimmy Allen Burton, 68, of Marble, passed away Thursday, March 24, 2016, at his home.
He was a native of Wabash County, Ill., and son of the late Ira Sylvester and Nola May Wood Burton.
Jimmy was a self-employed truck driver. He was a U.S. Marine and U.S. Army veteran. He was a member of Marble Springs Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Gloria Derreberry Burton.
A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. Monday, March 28, at Marble Springs Baptist Church in Marble. Dr. John Bailey officiated.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Marble Springs Children’s Ministry, P.O. Box 264, Marble, NC 28905.
You may send tribute to the Burton family at www.townson-rose.com.
Townson-Rose Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.