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Winfrey Gerald (Mick) Burton, 76, Columbia, KY (1945-2021)

Winfrey Gerald "Mick" Burton of Columbia passed away on Monday, April 5, 2021 at his home. He was 76 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amCT on Wednesday, April 7, 2021, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Richie Coomer and Bro. Adam Burton officiating. Burial will follow in Haven Hill Cemetery.

Visitation is requested after 5pmCT on Tuesday.

All attendees to the visitation and/or funeral are required to wear a facial covering and follow the Healthy At Work guidelines.

He was born February 26, 1945, to the late Carl and Altha Pyles Burton. Mick was a licensed barber, had managed Burton Brothers Service Station for over 20 years, a member of Emory's Chapel United Methodist Church where he faithfully attended until his recent illness. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Keith "Kevin" Burton, Clifton "Wayne" Burton and one sister, JoAnn Burton.

Survivors include:
  • His wife of 49 years - Nancy Turner Burton of Columbia
  • His son - Adam Gerald Burton (Amber) of Edmonton
  • Two brothers - Rabon "Toon" Burton (Ethel) of Columbia and Ralph (Peggy) Burton of Liberty
  • Two sisters - Frances Hatch (Marvin) of Mt. Washington and Gail Camfield (Randy) of Columbia
  • Several nieces, nephews and a host of extended family and friends
Casket Bearers: Mike Burton, Larry Burton, Barry McGaha, Logan Turner, Justin Cox, Mike Loy

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Winfrey Gerald (Mick) Burton, 76, Columbia, KY (1945-2021)

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