Elton Jack Burns

  • Birth: 27 AUG 1904 Texas
  • Death: 17 SEP 1984 Paris, Lamar County, Texas
  • Burial: TX-Lamar-Paris-Evergreen Cemetery
  • Sex: M
  • Living: N



  • Myrtle Lester



Kaufman County Texas Birth Records - 1860 through 1930 Elton Jack Burns born 27 August 1904 Parents: Elias Jessie Burns & Zona Frances Green “old date” “affidavit” Volume 3 page 37

Dates got from SS Index. 457-10-5793.

Occupation: Plumber Married: Myrtle (Lester) Burns

Father: Mother: Birth Date: Birth Place: Death Date: Death Place: Burial Place: Evergreen Cemetery, Paris, Lamar County, Texas

NAME: Elton Jack Burns BIRTH: 27 Aug 1904 DEATH: 17 Sep 1984 CEMETERY: Evergreen LOCATION IN CEMETERY: 39-31-02

NOTES: LAMAR COUNTY ECHO, 20 Sep 1984. 'Elton Jack Burns, 142 Plum St., died at St. Joseph's Hospital at 5:40 p.m. Monday, 17 Sep 1984. Services were held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at Fry and Gibbs Funeral Home Chapel with Elder Harley Stripland and Elder Vernon Lee officiating. Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery. Mr. Burns was born 27 Aug 1904, in Kaufman County, a son of E.J. Burns and Zona Frances Burns. He attended Blossom and Detroit schools and married Miss Myrtle Lister on 27 Jul 1927, in Paris. She died 11 May 1962. He was a member of Mt. Paran Primitive Baptist Church and was a master plumber being in the plumbing business in Paris from 1928 until he retired in 1969. Surviving are a son, John Wesley Burns of Paris; two granddaughters, Mrs. Lisa Henry of Gladewater and Mrs. Priscilla Eaker of Longview; three great grandsons; two sisters, Mrs. Bessie Harvey and Mrs. Vera Cooper, both of Paris; three brothers, Robert Hicks of California, Alton J. Burns of Meridian, Miss. and Weldon Mike Burns of Gulfport, Miss. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Baxter Hicks and Bennett Hicks and one great granddaughter.' *On the same stone with Myrtle C. Burns.

* Census Records * Mark Hicks * mhicks@bizmark.com * 05/01/99

1910 Census records - Kaufman County, TX Roll T624 #1570 Enumeration District 22 Line 29: BURNS, Elton J. Birthplace: Texas Can read: no Can write: no attended school anytime since Sept 1, 1909: no

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