Myrtis Ross Burton, age 52, entered eternal rest on Wednesday, January 4, 2017. She is preceded in death by her parents, Irma Dean Causey Ross and Pastor Sylvester Ross; and sister, Diane Causey. She leaves to cherish her memories her husband of 27 years, Nelson C. Burton Sr.; 2 children, Ashley and Nelson Burton Jr.; 3 siblings, Norma Darby (Pastor Jerry Darby), Sharon Chambers, and Debra Ross; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. Relatives, friends of the family, employees of United Airlines, LSU, Ochsner Medical Center, St. Augustine High School, Landry-Walker, Mississippi College, Wynhoven Health Care Center, and Zulu Walking Warriors are all invited to attend her Celebration of Life Service on Saturday, January 14, 2017, 10:00AM, at Fifth African Baptist Church, 3419 S. Robertson St, NOLA, with Pastor Dale J. Sanders Sr officiating. Visitation will be held from 9:00AM until the hour of service. Interment St. Louis Cemetery 3 Services entrusted to the caring staff of:Professional Funeral Services, Inc. "Celebrating Life" 1449 N Claiborne Avenue New Orleans, LA 70116, 504-948-7447.
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