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Dallas James "Jimmy" Burton

Passed away: June 10, 2011
Funeral Home: Laughlin-Hoevet

August 7, 1958 - June 10, 2011

Dallas James “Jimmy” Burton, age 52 years, of Wymore died Friday, June 10, 2011 at the Madonna Rehabilitation Center in Lincoln.  He was born August 7, 1958 at Liberty, Kentucky which is located in Casey County.  He spent his childhood there and was a 1977 graduate of Casey County High School.  He attended Lindsey Wilson College, Columbia, KY for two years.  He was self-employed in sales and distribution of farm panels.  Jimmy married Sharon on May 3, 1993 at Edmonton, KY.  They moved to Wymore from Liberty, KY sixteen years ago.  His hobbies included visiting and building friendships with his farm customers, and especially his grandchildren.

Jimmy is survived by his wife, Sharon; by three sons, Nicholas Burton and his wife Melanie; and Matthew Burton and his wife Ciara, all of Geneva, NE; and Chad Meece and his wife Lea of Wymore; by a daughter, Maranda Black Eagle and her husband Cheyenne of Beatrice; by 10 grandchildren; by two brothers, Leonard Burton and Darrell Burton, both of Kentucky; and by nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, James Osbert and Darlene (Wells) Burton; by his first wife, Donnamae (Luttrell) Burton; and by his grandmother, Esther Wells.

In lieu of flowers, memorial to the family’s choice with the funeral home in charge.

Burial will be at the Marysville City Cemetery. 

Visitation will be after 1 p.m. Monday until the time of service on Tuesday at the funeral home with his family receiving friends from 5:30 P.M. to 6:30 P.M. Monday. 

Funeral service will be at 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at the Laughlin-Hoevet Funeral Home, 505 N. 9th Street, Wymore, with Clayton Lundstedt of the Wymore Church Of Christ officiating