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BURTON, Vaughn Ayers Age 86 of Lynchburg, Ohio passed away April 12, 2017 at the Hospice of Dayton with his family by his side. He was born February 16, 1931 in Lynchburg the son of the late Wilmer and Myrtle Louise (Ayers) Burton. He graduated from Lynchburg High School class of 1949. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy during the Korean War. He was a member of the Dodsonville Community Church, the Lynchburg Masonic Lodge #178 F&AM, Wilmington American Legion Post 0049, Lynchburg Pistol Club and he was also a member of the CCAFB, RAFB and WPAFB "Breakfast with Friends". He enjoyed motorcycles, horses and spending time with his family and friends. He especially enjoyed riding horses at Shawnee State Forest and living in the country. He will be missed. Mr. Burton is survived by his wife of 31 years, Juianna (Barker) Burton of Lynchburg, whom he married January 4, 1986 in Lynchburg. He is also survived by two sons, Vaughn Randall (Brenda Knisley) Burton and Russell Ervin (Christine) Burton both of Wilmington; two granddaughters, Sasha (Brian) Zavacky of Evans City, PA and Sheena (Tyler) Henry of Wilmington; one great granddaughter, Addison Zavacky and a great grandson, Owen Russell Zavacky; three sisters-in-law, Roseann Burton of St. Martin, Ohio, Linda Barker of Smyrna, Georgia, Catherine Futch of Smyrna, Georgia and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Kathleen (Realeigh) Roe; two twin brothers, Ronald Burton and Donald Burton. In keeping with his wishes, his body will be cremated. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday April 22, 2017 at the Davis-Turner Funeral Home in Lynchburg. Visitation will take place from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. on Saturday April 22nd at the Davis-Turner Funeral Home. Burial with military honors presented by the Highland County Honor Guard will take place following the memorial service on Saturday April 22nd in the Lynchburg Masonic Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Dodsonville Community Church, 1810 US 50, Lynchburg, Ohio 45142 or to the Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave., Dayton, Ohio 45420. To leave the family an online condolence, please visit www.turnerfuneralhomescc
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