James David Burton
May 19, 1967 – June 22, 2021
KNIGHTDALE – James David Burton, 54, died Tuesday. He was born in Heidelberg, Germany, to the late John Walter Burton & Vicky Verie Bowling Burton. He worked as a manager at Rent-A-Center. James worked many years at Walmart & later Rent-A-Center. He loved his family and enjoyed being with them.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 29 years, Kristel Bailey Burton, sons, Brian James Burton of Hermitage, Tennessee, Private Daniel Scott Burton of the home, daughters, Kelli Michelle Burton of Nashville, Tennessee, Rebekah “Becky” Lynne Burton of the home, brothers, John Victor Burton (Amy), Jeff Burton (Missy), and maternal grandmother, Verie Dalton.
A graveside service, 3 pm, Saturday Greenmount Cemetery, 536 W Academy St, Wendell. Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneral.com The family requests friends to wear BRIGHT, CHEERFUL, casual clothes.