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William Burton

ROCK HILL -- Mr. William Hunter Burton, 64, of 6880 Turkey Farm Road, passed away Sunday, June 22, 2008, at Hospice and Community Care.

Mr. Burton was born in York County to the late Sidney Meek and Katie Bailes Burton. He retired from the City of Rock Hill Public Works and attended Eastview Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife Peggy Goins Burton of the home; son, Martin Hinson and wife, Stephenie, of Walhalla, S.C.; daughter, Amy B. Huggins and husband, Michael, of Jacksonville, Fla.; four grandchildren; one great-grandson; and brothers, Larry O. Burton and James E. Burton of Rock Hill.

A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday in the Chapel of Bass-Cauthen Funeral Home and Cremation Center, officiated by the Rev. Rick Martin. Burial will be private.

Memorials may be made to Eastview Baptist Church Building Fund, 1430 Gordon Road, Rock Hill, SC 29730.

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Bass-Cauthen Funeral Home and Cremation Center is serving the family.