Barbara Jean Dunsmore Burton, of Somerset, departed this life on Thursday, June 25th, 2020. She leaves behind her beloved husband of more than 67 years, John T. Burton, also of Somerset. She also leaves two sons, Larry (and Jenny) Burton and Gene (and Sandy) Burton all of Somerset. Barbara also leaves four grandchildren; Heather Criswell of Somerset, Kim (and Mark) Denney of Eubank, Jason (and Kelly) Burton of London, KY and Matt (and Vanessa) Burton of Science Hill, KY. She also leaves behind seven great grandchildren; Madison Criswell, Connor and Clara Denney, Andrew Burton, and Braxton, Bryton, and Benton Burton and many other nieces, nephews, friends and loved ones to mourn her passing.
Barbara's life was completely devoted to her husband, family, and Saviour. She and her husband prayed daily for her family. Barbara taught children's Sunday School class for several years at Somerset First Church of the Nazarene, where she was a member for more than 45 years. She is currently a member of the Lake Cumberland First Church of the Nazarene. She is preceded in death by her parents, James and Ilene Sowder Dunsmore, a sister, Jessie Compton, and three brothers, James Dunsmore, Jr., Quinton Dunsmore, and Clyde Dunsmore.
The funeral service for Barbara Jean Burton will be held at the Pulaski Funeral Home at 1:00 p.m. Monday, June 29th, 2020. Burial will follow in the Lakeside Memorial Gardens.
The family of Barbara Jean Burton will receive friends at the Pulaski Funeral Home from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, June 28th and from 11:00 a.m. Monday until time for services.
Pulaski Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Barbara Burton.