Hobert C. Burton
Hobert C. Burton, age 81, of New Madison, Ohio, passed away at 10:10
A.M. on Thursday, February 9, 2017, at Upper Valley Medical Center in
Troy. Hobert was born July 9, 1935 in Lincoln County, Kentucky, to the
late Elva & Lula (McNeese) Burton.
Hobert is survived by his wife, JoAnn M. (Rodgers) Burton whom he
married June 26, 1954; children, Lois Wendel of New Weston, David
Burton of New Madison, Danny Burton of Greenville, Alan & Vickie
Burton of Greenville, Christopher & Cindy Burton of Greenville and
Gregory Burton of West Milton; 15 grandchildren; 25
great-grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; sisters, Helen
Burgess of Kentucky and Eileen Miller of Indiana; and numerous nieces
Hobert was also preceded in death by a son, Elva Joe Burton; brothers,
Leon, Charles & Delbert Burton; and sister; Dorothy Burgess.
Hobert was a farmer. He was a member of The New Beginning Church of God
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, February 13,
2017, at The New Beginning Church of God 802 E. 4th St. Greenville with
Pastor Dennis Martin officiating. Burial will follow in Greenville
Township Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Monday
from 12:00 to 2:00 P.M. at the church. Memorial contributions may be
made to The New Beginning Church of God in Greenville. Arrangements are
under the direction of Zechar Bailey Funeral Home.
Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com