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Lorene Burton, 92

Posted on Friday, July 17, 2015 at 10:29 am

Burton, Lorene, 92, of Tullahoma, passed away Thursday, July 2, 2015 at Harton Hospital in Tullahoma. A native of Moore County, she was formerly employed at Lannom Co., Wilson Sporting Goods Co., and Business Cards Inc. in Tullahoma., and was a member of Hoover’s Grove church of Christ.  Mrs. Burton enjoyed cooking, gardening, cross-stitching and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Mrs. Burton was the daughter of the late Ben Limbaugh and Mollie Weddington Limbaugh. She was also preceded in death by her husband Robert Burton, sister Irene Smith and brother Fred Limbaugh. Mrs. Burton is survived by son Jim (Carol) Burton of Lynchburg; daughter Brenda Pollock of Tullahoma; sister Thelma (Clofton) Smith of Tullahoma; grandchildren Trent (Quintina) Burton of Murfreesboro, Wendy (Dave) Wilkerson of Tullahoma, Jennifer Pollock of Tullahoma and Meridith Burton of Lynchburg; great-grandchildren Trystyn and Alyia Burton of Murfreesboro and Preston Wilkerson of Tullahoma. Funeral services were held Monday, July 6 at 11 a.m. at the Lynchburg Funeral Home with Richard Logan, Jim Sanders and Philip Davis officiating. Burial followed at the Lynchburg Cemetery. For online guest registry, visit <>. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Friends of TN School for the Blind 115 Stewarts Ferry Pk Nashville TN 37215 ( or Camp JOY in Lynchburg. Lynchburg Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.