Mrs. Betty Lee Burton 73, of 3416 Connor Road, Hodges, SC passed March 25, 2016 at her home. She was born in Greenwood County February 2, 1943 a daughter of the late Warzine Burton and Rosa Lee Miner Burton.
She was a 1961 graduate of Wright HS in Abbeville, SC.
She was a member of Mt Calvary Baptist Church where she served on the Usher Board, Missionary Society and Pastor's Aide.
She was formerly employed at Harris Plant an retired after 30 years of service. She was also employed with Brewer School, Knox Nursery, Self Regional , and KFC. She loved working and was known to have two jobs at any given time.
She leaves to cherish her memory her devoted daughter , Sonja (Mike) Cohen of Greenwood, a son , Rodney Burton of Greenwood; three grandchildren, Pecolia Burton reared in the home , Lakila Burton of Greenwood and Kristy Gillford of Atlanta, GA; a niece, Rev. Wanda Rapley ; two nephews, Toney Burton of Hodges, SC and LaShawn Rapley (Kymberly) of Columbia, SC and a host of other relatives and friends
Funeral services will be held Noon Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at Mt Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. Randy Jackson, Sr. officiating assisted by Rev. Wanda Rappley and Bishop Emanuel Spearman.
Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Pallbearers and Flower bearers will be friends of the family.
Mrs. Burton will be placed in the church at 11:00AM
The family is at the home 3416 Connor Road, Hodges, SC
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