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Posted on Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 9:44 am

BURTON, Margie Helen Fanning, 83 of Lynchburg, passed away Jan. 30, 2013 at Harton Regional Medical in Tullahoma. She is survived by her husband Clifford ‘Tip’ Burton, of 65 years; son Melvin Burton and his wife Joyce; daughter Kaye Eslick and her husband Jerry; grandchildren, Jeremy and Holly Burton; and great-grandson Avery, all of Moore County. She is also survived by brothers, Wilbern and Clyde Fanning; sisters, Clara V. Russell and Opal Casey, all of Moore County, and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Chaney and Della Fanning. She was a homemaker and a member of the Lynchburg Church of Christ. The family was to receive friends on Thursday, Jan. 31 at Lynchburg Funeral Home. Services were held on Friday, Feb. 1 at 1 p.m. at the Lynchburg Funeral Home Chapel with Richard Logan officiating. Burial followed in the Lynchburg Cemetery. For online guest registry, visit <>. Lynchburg Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.