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Cedric Burton

 

   

Lie-in-State:
9:00 - 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 22, 2019
New Generation Fuenral Home, 2930 Murfreesboro Pike, Antioch TN 37013

Visitation with the Family:
1:00 - 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, February 23, 2019
New Generation Fuenral Home, 2930 Murfreesboro Pike, Antioch TN 37013

Celebration of Life:
2:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 23, 2019
New Generation Fuenral Home, 2930 Murfreesboro Pike, Antioch TN 37013

Obituary:
Cedric Leon Burton was born on August 16, 1985 in Marion, Indiana to Richard and Kathy Burton. At age 33, Cedric was residing in Jacksonville, Florida where he transitioned from this earthly life to eternal life on Sunday, February 10,2019.

Cedric formally lived in Smyrna, Tennessee where he attended LaVergne High School and Volunteer State Community College.

He worked as a landscaper with Pallai Services while he was residing in Jacksonville, Florida. Cedric was an avid fisherman like his father. He also loved music. His fishing buddies were his father, Richard Sr., his best friend, Tremaine Nash and Mr. Charles Brown.

He was preceded in death by his father, Richard Burton Sr.; his brother, Richard Burton Jr.; his maternal grandparents; and paternal grandfather, Paul Burton.

Cedric leaves to cherish his memory, devoted and loving mother, Kathy Burton; loving sister, Crystal Burton (Talmadge Scott); loving grandmother, Pauline Burton; uncles, Tommy (Darlene) Burton of Pasadena, California, Clark Burton, Thomas (Brenda) Wheeler of Taylorsville, Mississippi and Michael (April) Wheeler of Taylorsville, Mississippi; aunts, Rhonda Bell of Laurel, Mississippi, Jacqueline Pittman (Eric Crosby) of Taylorsville, Mississippi and Brenda Wheeler of Taylorsville, Mississippi; nieces, Jasmine, Yakira, Ariana, D'Nora and Zaniyah; nephews, Zachary, Kobe and Bryce; his fiance, Alisha Simmons; a host of other family members and friends.

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