Mary Burton

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Mary Burton, 54, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, June 2, 2011, at her home.

She was born Aug. 26, 1956, in Cairo, Ill., to Robert and Lily Mae Henderson Burton.

Survivors include two daughters, Angel Alder of Cape Girardeau, Amanda Alder of Chicago; a son, Wesley Welch of Metropolis, Ill.; her mother and stepfather, Lily Mae and Roy Modglin of Cape Girardeau; her father, Robert Burton of Olive Branch, Ill.; four brothers, Jerry, Timmy, Roger and John Burton; seven sisters, Bobbye Jo, Martha, Sandra, Christi and Lisa Burton, Lisa Noles and Lahoma Badger; nine grandchildren; nieces, nephews; other relatives; and many friends.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, two brothers and a granddaughter.

Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to service time Thursday at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with Timothy Lee officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Crain Funeral Home to assist with expenses and will be accepted at the funeral home.

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