On Thursday, July 23, 2020, God sent one of his best angels down from Heaven to present Annie B with her wings and to fly away, fly away to Heaven to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Henderson Burton and Emma Lou Heard Murphy; step-father, W.C. Murphy; two brothers, George Wess Burton and Willie Clarence Burton; sister, Ruby Burton; sister-in-law, Linda Burton and brother-in-law, Merrell Madden.
To cherish the lifelong and precious memories of her will be: three beautiful and strong daughters, Jennifer A. Burton of Valley, AL, Deborah (Don) Turner of Lafayette, AL and Joy (Marquis) Heard of Salem, AL; three handsome and thoughtful sons, Franklin Burton of LaGrange, GA, Donald (Daphne) Burton of Lanett, AL and Timothy Flournoy of Valley, AL; four sisters: Bernice Madden of Salem, AL, Sarah (Johnny C.) Patterson of Beulah, AL, Sandra Murphy of Beulah, AL and Harriet (Larry) Patton of Valley, AL; three brothers, Earnest (Clara) Murphy of Valley, AL, James Murphy, Sr. of Opelika, AL and Michael Murphy, Sr. of Valley, AL; sister-in-law,Clara Burton of Cusseta, AL; one very special friend, John L. McCulloh of Chicago, IL that referred to her as his "Honey Bee". A group of friends that may not have talked to her every day, but they were still friends: Linda Ramsey Towles, Juanita Cook, Mattie L .Word and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
The Home Going Services for Ms. Annie B. Burton of Valley, Alabama will be held on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 12:00 PM EST at the Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, 1487 Lee Road 372, Valley, AL 36854.
Mask along with Social Distancing will be heavily enforced.
Unity Mortuary, Valley, AL is handling arrangements.
Thank you all for your prayers and support for the Burton family during this most difficult time.
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