Mrs. Shirley Jean Coleman Burton

  • Born: January 29, 1948
  • Died: December 26, 2021
  • Location: Easley, South Carolina

Robinson Funeral Home & Crematory - Downtown

305 West Main Street
Easley, SC 29640
Tel. (864) 859-4001

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mrs. Shirley Jean Coleman Burton, 73, wife of the late Jimmy Carroll Burton, Sr., went to be with her Lord and Savior Sunday, December 26, 2021.

Born in Hendersonville, NC, a daughter of the late Jack Coleman and the late Mable Thomas Coleman, Mrs. Burton retired from the School District of Pickens County and was a member of Peters Creek Baptist Church.

Surviving are a sister, Dorothy Phillips of Hendersonville, NC; a daughter-in-law, Donna Burton; a son-in-law, Michael Galloway; grandchildren, Jamie Burton, Maria Burton, Travis Hoffman (Libby), Shawn Galloway, and Erica Brown; and six great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Burton was predeceased by a son, Jimmy C. Burton, Jr.; two daughters, Anissa Ann Galloway and Darlene Burton; and a grandson, Michael Burton.

Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Friday, December 31, 2021 in the chapel of Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown. Burial will follow in Robinson Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 12:30 PM until 1:45 PM Friday at the funeral home, prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in memory of Shirley to Amedisys Hospice of Greenville, 250 Commonwealth Drive, Suite 105, Greenville, SC 29615.

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Condolence & Memory Journal

Travis, Libby and Rylan: Extremely saddened by your losses. Pull from the strength of the Lord and remember the loving, patient and kind hearts of your grandparents. They will always be with you. Rylan is resilient and just continue to give her your best love, as always. Sorry for loss of your mother too.

Posted by Tina Ray - Easley, SC - Family Friend   December 31, 2021


My prayers for the family!

Posted by Cheryl Raines - Pickens, SC - family   December 28, 2021

I am happy to have known you and Jimmy. I am also happy you are together again. We will miss you ❤

Posted by Judy Williams - Dacusville, SC - Friend   December 28, 2021

Sending our love and prayers. Shirley was such a sweet women and we loved her dearly. Heaven just gets sweeter all the time. She will be missed . Danny and Gwen Burton, 419 Sonora Dr. Easley, SC. 29640

Posted by Gwen Burton - Easley, SC - Family   December 28, 2021

Sending my love and prayers. Shirley was such a kind woman. You will be dearly missed by many.

Posted by Crystal Hyder - Greer, SC - Family Friend   December 28, 2021

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