Lorean Burton Jones will be celebrating her 90th birthday on May 12.

She was born in Spencer, W.Va., and moved to Parkersburg several years later. She is the daughter of the late Marvin and Cleo Rader, and has 2 sisters, Sylvia Swick and the late Loretta Whited, and 1 brother, the late Delmont Rader.

She married Archie Burton on December 22, 1945. They had 4 children, Brenda Willison, the late Lanny (Frances) Burton, Monica (Jeff) Cox and Teresa (Dana) Tebay.

She was also married to the late Earl Jones.

She has 11 grandchildren, Tony Willison, Chris Willison, the late Jamie Willison, Jeremy Burton, Alicia Burton, Erich Burton, David Williamson, Kevin Williamson, Brian Williamson, Christy Pannell and Ryan Fought.

She has 15 great-grandchildren, Vaun, Bella, Beau and Cade Burton; Savanah and Schyler Taitt; Havenn Burton; Emily and Andrew Williamson; Noah and Liam Williamson; Amelia Williamson and awaiting the arrival of Riley Williamson; and Lillie and Taylor Pannell.

She has two 2 great-great grandchildren, Malia and Khalia Hefner.

She is a homemaker and worked at Dudley’s Florist in the floral arrangement department.

She enjoys gardening, working with her flowers, reading her Bible and spending time with her family along with her 2 pets, Sadie and Velvet.

Birthday wishes/cards may be sent to: 461 Sandhill Road, Marietta, Ohio 45750.


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