Burton Honney, age 80, passed away on January 2, 2021 in Mt. Pleasant, TX. He was born on January 9, 1940 in Plattsburgh, NY to Herman and Kathleen Besaw Honney.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Curry-Welborn Funeral Home at 2:00 PM. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the funeral home.
Burton served in the Navy and was a proud veteran. He worked as a Fireman in Springfield, VT for many years before retiring. After retiring from being a firefighter, he worked as a prison guard in New Boston, TX.
Burton is survived by his daughter, Maria Fanning and husband Stephen; children, Randy Spencer, Robin Olds, Karen Pearsons, daughter, Brenda Honney Temple; Maria’s mother, Edie Spencer; granddaughter, Danielle Harris and husband Scott; great grandchildren, Paycas and Pierce; sisters, Wilma Clough, Linda Hathaway, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, sister Kathleen Pecor, and brother Herman Honney.