Robert G. Burton



Robert G. Burton, 88, of Falmouth passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018 at his home.

Mr. Burton was a U.S. Navy veteran. He retired from NSWC at Dahlgren and was a member of Falmouth Baptist Church.

Survivors include his children, Ollie Burton (Darla), Robin Groves (Marshall) and Gail Perry; grandchildren Jonathon Hicks, Melanie Stagliano (Jay), Ashley Moore (Christian), Rob Burton and Trey Wallace; and great grandchildren Lilah and Clara Moore. He was preceded in death by his wife, Aline Payne Burton; brother Alfred Burton; and sisters Ernestine Payne and Marie Mitchell.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, February 14 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.

A service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, February 15 at Falmouth Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Falmouth Baptist Church, 302 Colonial Ave. Fredericksburg, Va 22405.