Wanda Burton

Friday, January 18, 2013
Wanda Burton

CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Wanda Lee Burton, 78, of Chaffee passed away Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at Chaffee Nursing Center.

She was born Aug. 19, 1934, in Frostburg, Md., to Carl and Hazel Lashbaugh Folk. She and Junior Lee Burton were married July 16, 1953. He preceded her in death May 16, 1992.

Wanda worked at the hat factory in Oran, Mo., before retiring as a machine operator at Columbia Sportswear in Chaffee.

Survivors include three sons, Joey, Junior Lee and Chris (Sherri) Burton, all of Chaffee; two daughters, Shelby Jean Sullivan of Matthews, Mo., and Susan (David) Slinkard of Cape Girardeau; two brothers, Jack and William Folk of Frostburg; a sister, Carol Bauman of Frostburg; 12 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.

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

Friends may call from 11 a.m. until time of service Saturday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the chapel, with the Rev. Glenn A. Rogers officiating. Burial will be in Matthews City Cemetery in Matthews.