Judy Burton, 66 of Greensburg, passed away Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at the Columbus Regional Hospital. Judy was born on June 15, 1945 in Greensburg and was the daughter of Joseph and Mary Ruble. On December 15, 1945, she married John H. Burton and he preceded her in death in 2001.
Judy graduated from the Greensburg High School in 1963. She was a homemaker and mother for many years. After the passing of her husband she began helping care for those with special needs.
Survivors include her two sons Mike Burton of Greensburg and Joe (Melissa) Burton of Batesville, her daughter Jill (Aaron) Schilling of Greensburg, her brother Brian (Debbie) Ruble, and her two sisters Rita (Dennis) Oliver and Donna (Jim) Stillwell. Judy is also survived by 8 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband John, their daughter Nancy Burton, two grandchildren Clarissa McIntosh and Aaron Burton, and her brother Bobby Bockover.
A visitation for family and friends will be held on Sunday, January 1 from 1PM-5PM at the Gilliland-Howe Funeral Home. Her Funeral Service will be held on Monday, January 2 at 10AM at the Faith Baptist Church in Greensburg. Burial will follow at the Westport Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to
, and Hospice of Decatur County.