Richard Allen Burton


Mr. Richard Allen Burton, age 65, of Olive Hill, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2022 at King’s Daughter Medical Center in Ashland, Kentucky.

He was born Sunday, July 7, 1957 in Carter County, Kentucky to the late Claude Fenton Burton and Geneva Ailene Swimm Burton.

Richard enjoyed playing his video games, taking rides, watching tv game shows and spending time with his family.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one brother, Johnny Burton; and one sister Mary Jeannie Biggs.

He is survived by one brother, Donald (Mattie) Burton of Morehead, Kentucky; three sisters, Judy Abbott, Patricia Crank both of Olive Hill, Kentucky and Nancy Lunsford of Sweet Water, Tennessee; several nieces and nephews and a host of other family members and friends who will sadly mourn his passing.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m., Friday, August 12, 2022 at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 US Hwy. 60 West, Olive Hill, Kentucky with Brother Terry Dean and Brother Ed Porter officiating. Burial will follow in the Garvin Ridge Cemetery in Olive Hill, Kentucky.

Friends may visit from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, August 11, 2022 and after 9 a.m., Friday, August 12, 2022 at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Kentucky.

Jon Burton, William Abbott, Eric Beamon, Tyler Beamon, Billy Beamon, and Paul Lunsford will serve as pallbearers.

Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Kentucky is caring for all arrangements for Mr. Richard Allen Burton.


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