John Walter Burton
GARLAND — Retired Army SFC, John Walter Burton, 67, of 2854 NC Hwy 210 West, died Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013 at Pitt Memorial Hospital, Greenville, NC.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17 at Cypress Creek Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with full military honors.
Mr. Burton is survived by his wife, Catherine Rich Burton; three sons, John Burton of St. Marys, GA, James Burton of Knightdale, Jeff Burton of Clinton; one step-son, Arthur Jason Rich and one step-daughter, Regina Smith, both of Garland; one brother, Carl Burton of Alaska; 15 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Cypress Creek Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 1321 Old Fayetteville Rd, Garland, NC 28441. Online condolences maybe sent through www.carterfh.com. Service by Carter Funeral Home, Garland.