Obit: Eddie Burton

Obit: Eddie Burton

May 16th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Eddie "Freeway" Burton, 62, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2013, at his home.He was employed by EMS Company. He was preceded in death by his parents, Wilson and Estoria Burton; dear friend, Hubert Harrison Jr.Survivors include his wife, Monica Burton; children, Acqueline Burton, Lakicia Burton, Gloria (Damien Boozer) Burton and Nakia Burton; grandchildren, Brittney, Bresha, Clarence Jr., Brandi, Sad, Shaderica, Jawonn, Jamunn and Dequan; four great-grandchildren; brothers, Alonza Burton, of Chattanooga and Wilson Burton, of Brooklyn, N.Y.; sisters, Barbara (Lee) Bowman and Stephanie (Roddrick) Tumlin, both of Chattanooga; uncle, Eddie Burton, of Chicago, Ill.; aunt, Leola Paige, of Dayton, Ohio; devoted cousin, Alonza Anderson; mother-in-law, Gloria Witcher; sisters-in-law, Veronica (Robert) Allen and Linda Harrison; brother-in-law, Kenneth Tucker, all of Chattanooga; dear friend, Bobby McClarity; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins; other relatives and friends.The body will lie-in-state after 12:30 p.m. today at Taylor Funeral Home.Funeral service will be at noon Friday in the chapel.Burial: Forest Hills Cemetery.