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Doris M (Williams) Burton

July 16, 1947 ~ June 1, 2022 (age 74)

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Doris Burton, 74, a resident of Wynne, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at her home.  She was born, July 16, 1947, in Harrisburg, as her parents, Dalton B. and Dollie Mae Miller Williams, lived at Waldenburg.

Doris was a 1965 graduate of Hickory Ridge High School and worked for ASU as a preschool teacher at the Wynne and Parkin ABC Preschools, retiring in 2011, after 20 years of service.  Prior to that she worked in various insurance agencies in Wynne for many years. She attended Tilton Baptist Church where she was the pianist. At a very young age; her older sister and parents returned to the family farm west of Vanndale, where she lived until moving to Wynne in 2012. Doris enjoyed working on Jigsaw and word search puzzles, reading, collecting monkeys and visiting with her friends and high school classmates.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one sister: Delora McFarland and one nephew: Perry McFarland.

Survivors include her only child: Jeffrey Burton of Cherry Valley, one niece: Tammy McFarland of Wynne, one nephew: Johnny Ray McFarland of Wynne.

Visitation will be held, Thursday, June 9, from 12 until 2:00 p.m., Funeral services will begin at 2:00 at the Grace Baptist Church in Wynne with burial following in Vanndale Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, 1 Billy Graham Parkway, Charlotte, North Carolina 28201

Cross County Funeral Service is honored with handling the arrangements for the Burton family.

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June 9, 2022

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Grace Baptist Church
400 Martin Drive East
Wynne, AR 72396

Funeral Service
June 9, 2022

2:00 PM
Grace Baptist Church
400 Martin Drive East
Wynne, AR 72396

Interment following funeral service
June 9, 2022

Vanndale Cemetery, Arkansas, Vanndale


Billy Graham Evangelistic Association
1 Billy Graham Parkway, Charlotte NC 28201

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