Cecil R Burton

August 17, 1931April 27, 2012

BURTON Cecil Rodney Burton born August 17, 1931 departed from this life April 27, 2012. He was preceted in death by his parents, Adam and Pauline Burton, one brother Anthony Burton and one daughter Judy Carol Gann. Survivors include his loving wife of 62 years Mozelle Burton, one daughter Gloria Darlene Collins, one son Allan (Lynn) Burton. 3 brothers John Euell( Margie) Burton, Larry (Barbara) Burton and Mike (Pat) Burton, one sister Doris Robinson. Sister in law Linda (Bill) Boatright, brother in law Freeman (Yvonne) Lofton. Grandchildren Anthony (Lori) Gann, Sean (Heidi) Gann, Heath (Jamieson) Gann, Jennifer (Christopher) Mayes, Lacey (Jose) Galvez, Justin (Emily) Burton, Jeff Burton, Ashley (Aaron) Ribardi, Jody(Paul) Matthews. 17 great grandchildren. He was an elder and faithful member of the Pentecostals Of Saraland and retierd from International Paper Mobile Mill after 43 years of services. He loved to fish and garden.Pallbears: Corbitt Roe, Dennis Robertson, Jerome Guy, Gerald Alford, Tommy McConnell, Doug Duke, Lawrence Heathcock Honorary pallbearers Bill Boatright, Cameron Anderson, Arvil Hambrick, Roe Robertson, Wallace Rutledge and Ron Silva. Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 30, 2012 at 11 am at the Pentecostals of Saraland Church, 626 Celeste Rd., Saraland. Visitation will be Sunday evening at the church from 6 to 8 pm. Interment will be in Forest Lawn.


  • Visitation Sunday, April 29, 2012
  • Funeral Service Monday, April 30, 2012

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Buddy Fain

May 2, 2012

So sorry, just read in the Neshoba Democrat of the passing of Rodney, wish we could be there but y'all are in our prayers Buddy & Dorothy Fain and family

yvonne salisbury

May 1, 2012

So sorry to best of the passing of brother Burton he was a great man who loved his family and love the lord knowing he has passed from this life to a much better one he will surely missed ..just wanted to let the family know that even tho we could not be there for his home going service you all where in our prayers...the salisbury family loves you sister darlene and family ...if you need anything please feel free to let us know God bless..

Jean Burton

April 30, 2012

Mozelle and family,
We only learned of Rodney's passing yesterday afternoon. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you in this difficult time.May God comfort you all.
Jean Burton & family {the late Riley E. Burton, Jr.'s -widow and family}

April 29, 2012

In Christian concern and loving care, you were uplifted in prayer by The Mens Prayer Fellowship of Dauphin Way United Methodist Church.