Mrs. Frankie Lee Burton, 87, of Belpre, Ohio, formerly of Coolville, Ohio, passed away Oct. 26, 2013, at Camden Clark Medical Center, Memorial Campus.
She was born Dec. 1, 1926, in Glenville, W.Va., a daughter of the late Laco Marion and Arlie Ruth Skinner Vanhorn.
Mrs. Burton retired from Camden Clark Medical Center where she was a C.N.A. in labor and delivery and in the operating room. She was a former beautician, having worked at Cox's Department Store in Parkersburg, and owned her own beauty salon, Burton's Beauty Salon. She formerly worked at United Livestock Sales in Mineral Wells. She and her husband, Glen, raised and showed quarter horses and American Walkers, and were active in the Coolville Riding Club. She was a member of Gospel Tabernacle Church in south Parkersburg.
She is survived by many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, C. Glen Burton; one sister, Wilma June Cross; and one brother, Dale Sherwood Vanhorn.
A memorial service will be 1 p.m. Nov. 2 at Gospel Tabernacle Church in south Parkersburg, with Pastor Wayne Boone officiating. Burial of her cremains will be at the Vanhorn Family Cemetery in Gilmer County. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services Nov. 2 at the church.
The Lambert-Tatman Funeral and Cremation Services of Belpre, Ohio, is assisting the Burton family.
Online condolences may be shared at www.lamberttatman.com