James Ronald Burton

January 22, 1922August 19, 2013

James Ronald Burton, 91, of Vienna passed away Monday, August 19, 2013 at his home. He was born January 29, 1922, in Parkersburg, a son to the late Arle and Orie Burton. He retired from DuPont after serving many years as a mechanic. He was a veteran of the US Navy and a member of the Marrtown Church of Christ. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Betty A. Burton, along with two brothers and one sister. He is survived by his children, Pamela L. McGinness of Vienna, Terri L. Horne of NC, and James P. Burton (Myra) of Knoxville, TN; three granddaughters, Leslie A. Rowland (Steven), Sara E. Burton, and Rebecca H. Burton; two great-grandsons, Matthew and Nicholas Rowland; one brother, Andrew J. Burton of Montgomery, AL, along with many other extended family. Graveside service will be Wed., August 21, 2013, 11 am at Hopewell Cemetery. Visitation will be Tues., August 20, 2013 from 6-8 pm at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home, Parkersburg. Online condolences may be made by visiting


  • Graveside Service Wednesday, August 21, 2013
  • Visitation Tuesday, August 20, 2013

James Ronald Burton

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August 24, 2013

Pam, I'm so sorry to read the news about your dad. You have been a wonderful daughter to have taken such good care of him for so long. We miss you at lunch. Please come back! Janie