Earnest Burton

Obituary of Earnest Gentry Burton

Ernest "Buddy" Burton, age 61 of Gallatin, passed away Saturday, March 7, 2015. Funeral Service will be Wednesday, March 11th at 2:00 pm from the chapel of Family Heritage Funeral. Interment will follow in Antioch Cemetery in Hartsville with Joey Skinner, Michael Futrell, Christopher Futrell, Goo Graham, Matthew Walker, and Boo Graham serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be Tuesday, March 10th from 2-8pm and Wednesday, March 11th 12 noon until time of service. Mr. Burton was born November 12, 1953 in Trousdale County, TN, son of the late Virgil Graham and Mary Whittaker Graham. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by brother, Peanut Graham. He is survived by children, Eric Dwayne Burton of Gallatin, Nicholas Kemp of Florida, Alex Burton of Hendersonville, Alona Burton of Hendersonville, Terry Hull of Indiana; brother, Terry Chandler of Kentucky; sisters, Cheryl Futrell (Jerry) of Gallatin, Margie Chastain (Mark) of Cottontown; sister-in-law, Linda Graham; 8 grandchildren, and 1 great-grandchild. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to assist with funeral expenses. Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com Family Heritage Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.