Keith A. Burton


Keith A. Burton, 60, of Columbus passed from this life on Monday, September 19, 2022, at 5:17 p.m. at his residence surrounded by his family.

Keith was born on August 29, 1962, in Columbus the son of Virgil E. and Katie Sapp Burton. He was a self-employed drywaller, which he enjoyed doing for many years.

Survivors include his siblings, Kevin (Roxena) Burton of Elizabethtown, Tina (Howard) Burton of Columbus, Brian Kent Burton of Columbus; fianc? of 14 years, Beverly Turner of Columbus; children he claimed as his own, Maire Whitis, Chasity (Paul) Browder, Katlynn (Shawn) Burge, and Terrence (Carrie) Turner all of Columbus; several grandchildren; nieces and nephew, Ashley Nay, Brian Burton, Monica K. Burton; and his fur babies, Rascal, Tex and Little Bit “Red”.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

In keeping with Mr. Burton’s wishes cremation has taken place and a celebration of life service will be 1:30 p.m. Friday at Barkes, Weaver &Glick Funeral Home with Matthew H. Burton officiating.

Family and friends may gather for visitation from 12:30 p.m. till time of the service Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be given in memory of Mr. Burton through the funeral home to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana or Bartholomew County Humane Society.

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