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Albert Burton Sr.

September 4, 1928 ~ September 2, 2020 (age 91)

Obituary

Albert  Burton, Sr., age 91 of Salem, passed away Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 11:21 am, in his residence.

Born September 4, 1928 in Columbia , Kentucky, he was the son of the late Cleveland and Addie (Powell) Burton.

He was a retired restaurant owner of the old Country Kitchen, Skyline Restaurant and Al's Lounge in Salem and was a member of the New Hope United Methodist Church and a member of Bear Wallor Methodist Church in Colombia, Kentucky.  He was a former member of the Salem Lions Club, a Kentucky Colonel and served as a Salem City Councilman and member of the Salem Planning Commission for many years.

On October 16, 1979, he married Jetta A. (Martin) Kemp Burton, who survives.

Also surviving are:  2 Sons: Albert  (Sybil) Burton, Jr. and Daniel (Lisa) Burton;  Stepson: William R. (Pamela) Kemp Jr.;  2 Stepdaughters: Roberta Kemp May and Cindy Kemp House; 6 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by 1 son: Robert Burton, 5 sisters and 4 brothers.


Funeral Service: 7:00 pm Sunday at Dawalt Funeral Home with George Browning officiating.

Visitation: 3 to 7 pm Sunday.   Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery.

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
September 6, 2020

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Dawalt Funeral Home
204 East Market Street
Salem, IN 47167

Funeral Service
Sunday
September 6, 2020

7:00 PM
Dawalt Funeral Home
204 East Market Street
Salem, IN 47167

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