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Jane Howard Burton

Jane Howard Burton, 89 of Edinburgh, Indiana passed away April 27, 2020 at her residence. She was born March 21, 1931 in Columbus, Indiana. She was the daughter of Samuel W. and Lela (Burton) Burton. She married Ernest Howard on January 27, 1950 and he preceded her in death on February 10, 1991. She then married Robert “Cassius” Burton on July 3, 1992 and he preceded her on July 10, 2005.

She is survived by her son, Rodney (Kathy) Howard of Edinburgh, Indiana, daughters, Norma (Gary) Hughes of Edinburgh, Indiana and Kathy (Allen) Flynn of New Castle, Indiana, step-sons, Robert D. Burton of Franklin, Indiana and Larry R. Burton of Shelbyville, Indiana, step-daughters, Cathy Williams of Greenwood, Indiana, Cheryl Davidson of Deputy, Indiana, Andrea Findley of Bargersville, Indiana, Gwen Pullen of Franklin, Indiana, and Alana Raper of Greenwood, Indiana, thirteen grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandson.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, daughter, Debbie Turner, son-in-law, Rick Turner, step-sons, Ernest Howard, Jr. and Gerald Ray Howard, brothers, Sam Burton, Jerry Burton, Edward Burton, Calvin Burton, and James W. Burton, and sisters, Jean Weber, Marcia Shewmake, Patsy Weaver, and Violetta Pruitt.

Jane was a member of Who-So-Ever-Will Community Church. She enjoyed spending time with her family, and making people laugh.

A private family graveside service will be conducted by Reverends Lewis Burton and Eli Johnson at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh.

Arrangements made by Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home in Edinburgh, Indiana.