JUNE 9, 1935-APRIL 8, 2010
BIG POOL - Sherman Burton Jr., 74, of Indian Springs Road, died Thursday, April 8, 2010, at his home.
Born June 9, 1935, in Parkhead, Md., he was the son of the late Sherman S. Burton Sr. and Grace Viola Walls Burton.
He was the husband of Judith A. Keefer Burton of Big Pool, whom he married Feb. 12, 1993, in Hagerstown, Md.
He was of the Protestant faith.
He was a member of the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way.
He was retired from Western Maryland Railroad, where he held positions as chauffer, welder and trackman.
Besides his wife, he is survived by one son, Jeffrey W. Burton of Clear Spring, Md.; one sister, Joann Price of Hancock, Md.; and one brother, Robert Lee Burton of Hagerstown. Also surviving are one step-grandson, two nieces and two nephews, six great-nieces, two great-nephews, and one special great-great-nephew, Gregory Lynn Golden III.