Eugene Burton

Published 12:06 am Sunday, January 27, 2013


Eugene Burton, 51, a resident of Franklinton, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at Ochsner Medical Center-North Shore in Slidell. He was born Sept. 23, 1961.

He leaves to cherish his memories three aunts, Pearlean (Shelton) Washington, Freddie (Calvin) Straughter and Annie Sanders, all of Franklinton; and three uncles, Kenny Sander of Franklinton, Otis (Penny) Sanders of Oakland, Calif., and Bernard Burton of New Orleans.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Willean Bickham, and a brother, Floyd Burton.

Visitation will be Tuesday, Jan. 29 at Crain & Sons Funeral Home in Franklinton from 3-6 p.m. The funeral service will be on Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel, with Rev. Jerome Warren officiating. Interment will follow at Greenback Cemetery.