Helen Holland Burton

Mrs. Helen Holland Burton, 93, of Pulaski died Nov. 7, 2019, at NHC Healthcare, Pulaski.


Mrs. Burton was born May 3, 1926, in Blanche. She was an elementary school teacher in Giles County for 41 years, and a member of the Brick Church Presbyterian Church. She loved going to horseshows, sitting on the porch in her favorite swing, playing cards and was an excellent cook. She is preceded in death by husband Philip Chandler Burton Sr.; parents, Jim Newman and Thelma Holland; and sisters, Jo Hunter and Annette Peterson. 


Visitation will be Sunday, Nov. 10, from 2-6 p.m. at Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home and Crematory.


Funeral services will be Monday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home and Crematory with Milton Nesbit and Richard Upton officiating. Burial will follow in Brick Church Cemetery.


Survivors include son Philip Chandler Burton Jr. and wife Debby of Pulaski; grandsons, Tony Burton and wife Donna, Jeffrey Burton and wife Audra, all of Cornersville; four great-grandchildren; eight great-great grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, friends and relatives.

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