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Bobby Joe Burton, 50, Knob Lick, KY (1971-2021)

Bobby Joe Burton of Knob Lick passed away Monday, August 9, 2021 in Knob Lick. He was 50 years old.

Funeral services for Billy Joe Burton will be held at 2pmCT on Sunday at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East St., Edmonton, with burial in the Walker Cemetery at Knob Lick.

Visitation will be held from 5pmCT until 8pmCT on Saturday, and will continue after 9amCT on Sunday at the funeral home.

Bobby Joe was born August 5, 1971 to the late Finnis Ray Burton and Barbara Vibbert Page and husband Dean of Glasgow who survive.

Bobby Joe was a member of the Antioch Baptist Church at Knob Lick and employed at the reclaim lumber company at Sulphur Well.

Besides his mother Bobby Joe is survived by four sons. Christophore (Morgan) Gore of Camner. Craig Boston and Conner Burton of Knob Lick. Clayton Burton of Glasgow. A daughter Megan Boston of Knob Lick. A brother and sister. Tresa (Keven) Willis of Columbia. Timmy (Tammy) Burton of Edmonton. Two step- brothers. Doug and Wesley Page. Three grandchildren. Lexi, Landon and Lettie Gore. Neices, Ashley Hurt, Keri Burton, Jessica Anderson and Allyson Waggoner. Nephews, Jordan Willis and Tayton Burton. Several aunts, uncles, cousins and special friends, James, Patricia and Adam Burton also survive. He was preceded in death by his grandparents. Bennie and Gracie Burton. Jake and Naomi Vibbert.

Butler Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted to the care of Mr. Burton. Please share your messages of condolence with the family at

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Bobby Joe Burton, 50, Knob Lick, KY (1971-2021)

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