Terry Wade Burton

January 27, 1978 ~ November 29, 2018 (age 40)


Terry Wade Burton, 40, of Columbia, died Thursday, November 29, 2018 at the Russell County Hospital after a short illness.

He was born January 27, 1978 in Somerset Kentucky.  He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Robert & Bertha Burton, and maternal grandparents, Clifton & Helen Harmon.  Terry attended Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and was a department manager at Wal-Mart in Columbia.  He loved his family, friends, kayaking and was an avid UK & Dallas Cowboys fan.

Survivors Include:

His Wife – LaNishia Britt Burton of Columbia

His Parents – Gary Wade & Linda J. Burton of Russell Springs

One Son – Collin Wade Burton of Russell Springs

One Daughter – Chelsea Elissa Blair of Russell Springs

One Sister – Keishia D. Gosser & husband Eric of Russell Springs

Father-in-law & Mother-in-law – Rev. Howard & Patricia Ingram Britt of Jamestown

Terry & LaNishia were expecting twins due in May

Two nieces & a host of uncles, aunts & cousins also survive

A Celebration of Terry’s Life will be held Monday, December 3, 2018 at 4:30 P.M. at the Jamestown Nazarene Church Gymnasium with Rev. Howard Britt delivering the eulogy.

Terry wanted to help other cancer patients by donating his body for research and his final resting place will be in the Free Union Cemetery.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements


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Celebration of Life
December 3, 2018

4:30 PM
Jamestown Nazarene Church Gymnasium
132 S. Main St.
Jamestown, KY 42629

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