Mr. Burnice Lee Walton
- June 24, 1935 - February 12, 2013
- Calvert City, Kentucky
of Burnice's Passing
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“Stan (and family),
Please accept my sympathy for the loss of your father. My father passed away about a year and a half ago. I'm praying for you...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Jan Howard Foreman - Philadelphia, MS
2 of 12 | Posted by: EDD HOYT FAMILY AND STAFF
“Dear Stan and Walton Family,
Our Fathers pass on a legacy to us that is everlasting. And I know your father has passed his onto you. From what...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Mike Smedley - Hot Springs, AR
“To: Stan and Nancy Walton
Encouragement comes from those who love you.
Strength comes from the LORD.
You are never alone with us here at Diann...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Diann C. Epps - Camden, AR
“We were saddened to hear about your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family during these difficult times. May God bless you all.
5 of 12 | Posted by: Julie Burns - West Memphis, AR
“Stan and Nancy,
We were both sadden to hears the news about your father passing. Both Gwen and I have had a parent, a father to go on.
May you...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Raymond & Gwen Wright - AR
“I have known Burnice most of my life as his family lived not far from my family, he will be missed and to his wife and children you have my deepest...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Marietta Novak - Benton, KY
“To Stan, Bertha and Randy plus extended family,
my thoughts and prayers go out to each of you on Burnice's passing. Some of my earliest memories...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Doug Wynn - Benton, KY - friend
“I will always remember him at all of our soccer games growing up. No matter the game or how far the travel, he always seemed to be sitting on the...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: John David and Lauren Son - IL
“The Suiter family is very saddened for the loss of Mr. Walton.
10 of 12 | Posted by: Wendell R. Suiter and Family - FL
“Bertha, Mom and I are so sorry to hear about Bernice, we always thought so much of you all. Bernice was such a kind and fine man. I know what you...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Shirley Bragg Brazelton - Benton, KY
“Randy, you and your family are in my prayers during this time of sorrow.
12 of 12 | Posted by: Kevin Joel smith - Murray, KY
Mr. Burnice Lee Walton, 77 of Calvert City, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2013, at 5:55 p.m. at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, Kentucky.
Born Monday, June 24, 1935 in McCracken Co., Kentucky, he was the son of the late Willard Lawrence Walton and the late Elizabeth (Darnall) Walton. He was a member of the Labor Local 1214 for 54 years and was a Labor Foreman for CESA Construction in Calvert City, KY, he was of Baptist Faith.
Surviving are his wife of 58 years, Bertha (Eggen) Walton of Calvert City, KY., two sons, Stan Walton, wife Nancy of Hot Springs, AR and Randy Walton, wife Patty of Benton, KY., four grandchildren, Brad Walton, wife Kari of Benton, KY., Bryan Walton of Hilton Head, SC., Austin Walton, wife Jodi of Vinita, OK., and Taylor Walton of Hot Springs, AR., two great grandchildren, Audrey Walton of Benton, KY., and Mallory Walton of Benton, KY.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers, J.B. Walton and James Claudie Walton.
Funeral services will be held Friday, February 15, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of the Collier Funeral Home in Benton, Kentucky with the Rev. Chris Moore officiating. Interment will follow the service in Marshall Co. Memory Gardens, Benton, KY.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Thursday, February 14, 2013, at Collier Funeral Home, Benton, Kentucky.
The family asks that memorial contributions be made to the Stice Cemetery Fund, c/o Donald Copeland 3043 Briensburg-Tatumsville Rd., Benton, KY 42025.