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Timmy Burton, 54, Adair County, KY (1962-2017)

He was a well known horse trainer. His wife, April Houser Burton of Columbia, KY, survives. He leaves five direct living descendants and many relatives in the Adair and Russell Counties, KY, area.
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Timmy Burton, 54, formerly of Adair County, KY, died Saturday, April 8, 2017 at Wellspan Good Samaritan Hospital in Lebanon, Pennsylvania.

Cremation has been chosen and a memorial service will be held later.

Timmy Burton, 54, Adair County, KY (1962-2017)

He was born September 4, 1962. He died April 8, 2017, in Lebanon, PA, at the age of 54 years, seven months, and four days.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Ovelene Burton Sullivan and a sister, Martie Corbin.

Timmy was a well-known horse trainer.

Survivors include:
  • His wife: April Houser Burton of Columbia, KY

  • Two sons: Adam (Jessica) Burton and Brandon Burton, both of Columbia, KY

  • Two daughters: Cassie Burton (Wes Hardin) of Russell Springs, KY; and, Brittany Burton (Tater Ford) of Columbia, KY

  • One brother: Jeff Sullivan of Columbia, KY

  • One sister: Tammy Adamson of Columbia, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Lexi Burton, Kyleigh Hardin, and Jax Burton

  • Several other relatives and friends
Send condolences to the family of Timmy Burton

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, is in charge of arrangements

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Timmy Burton, 54, Adair County, KY (1962-2017)

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Timmy Burton, 54, Adair County, KY (1962-2017)

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