Frankie L. Burton, 66, of Columbia, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset.
He was born on Sept. 12, 1950 in Adair County and was the son of the late Delmar Lee and Arleter Burton of Adair County.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Sheila Ann Clements Burton on July 31, 2015; and was also preceded in death by two brothers and one sister, Randall Burton, Jackie Burton and Capitiola Burton.
He is survived by one daughter and three sons, Teresa (Joe) Falucskai of Campbellsville, Tony L. (Rhonda) Burton of Columbia, Kevin (Heather) Burton of Columbia and William Douglas (Kate) Burton of Lexington; two brothers, Danny (Rita) Burton of Columbia and William Albert (Rosie) Burton of Columbia; two sisters, Deborah Hensley of Columbia and Shelia Ann Burton of Columbia; 13 grandchildren, Joseph II, Constance, Timothy (Liz), LaTasha (Steve), LaTrisha (Matt), Madison, Laydence, Blaine, Grayson, Nick, Ben, Jessica (Brandon), Michael (Dallas); 17 great grandchildren, Addilyn, Avrie, JP III, Aislin, Tanner, Natalie, Gracie, Adricanna, Colin, Ethan, Dalton, Landon, Elijah, Jed, Nina Mae, Amelia and Logan; and by his beloved dogs, Lucky Lady and Diesel Pup.
Several nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends also survive.
Frankie was a farmer.
A celebration of his life was Saturday, Nov. 12 at Millerfield Brethren in Christ Church Fellowship Hall with Bro. J. Richard Lehman officiating.
Frankie had chosen cremation.
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home was in charge of funeral arrangements.