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Olene Whitefield (Whitfield) Burton

December 28, 1933 ~ April 3, 2021 (age 87)




Olene Whitfield Burton, 87, wife of Charles Lee Burton, resident of Lucuis Ave., died Saturday April 3, 2021 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. 

Born on December 28, 1933 in Homer GA to the late Guy and Zadie Willis Whitfield, she was a Machine Operator in Textiles for many years, she enjoyed being outdoors working in her yard and gardening. 

She was a member of Belton Pentecostal Holiness Church. 

Surviving other than her husband of 69 years, of the home, are her daughter, Patti Davidson and husband Greg of Belton; her grandchildren, Jason (Missy) Langston, Corey (Holly) Langston, Kristen (Nick) Langston; 11 great grandchildren; her brothers, Bobby (Janice) Whitfield, and Bronson Whitfield; her sister, Francine Harper; special friends, Patsy Dutton, William and Doris Bratcher. She was predeceased by a son, Perry Burton, 3 brothers, RS, David, and Billy Joe Whitfield, 1 sister Imogene McCoy. 

Graveside services will be conducted Wednesday at 2:00 PM from the Garden of Memories with Rev. Dennis Barton, Rev. Tony Smith, and Rev. Randy Goff officiating. 

The family is at the home and will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 PM at Cox Funeral Home. 

Flowers are accepted and memorials may be made to Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Rd. Anderson, SC 29621. 

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Cox Funeral Home is honored to serve the Burton family.

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April 6, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cox Funeral Home Chapel
201 River Street
Belton, SC 29627

Graveside Service
April 7, 2021

2:00 PM
Garden of Memories Cemetery
151 Garden of Memories Road
Belton, SC 29627


Hospice of the Upstate
1835 Rogers Road, Anderson SC 29621
Tel: 1-864-224-3358

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