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Susan Burton

March 14, 1960 — November 29, 2021


Susan Diane Clark Burton

Was born on March 14, 1960, in Tacoma Washington to Eldon Lewis Clark and Amy Ruth Clark. Shortly after birth they made the move to Texas. Susan graduated high school in Monahan’s. Then spent the rest of her adult life in Odessa where she married Ricky Burton. She worked for Gulf oil corporation and continued when they transitioned to chevron until late 1980s. Then she worked at the sheriff’s department. She earned a business degree and worked for Pinner carpets for 19 years as an accountant.

She loved to spend time with family. She also loved going to the sandhills, going to the lake to ski, and many other outdoor activities, she loved when they rode a train to the Grand Canyon. She loved to rock out while driving, always bumping the steering wheel. Suzy as most called her passed in her home in Odessa November 28, 2021. She will be deeply missed and while hearts are torn and broken, she is feeling nothing but joy the minute she walked past the gates in Heaven.

Susan was Preceded in death by her mother Amy Ruth Clark and father Eldon Lewis Clark, granddaughter Sheila Anderson, son n law Michael Ming.

She is Survived by her husband Ricky Burton, Brother Dennis Clark, daughters Amy Ming and Jennifer and husband Brett McCleaf, grandchildren Brittany, Brianna, Bryan, Braxton, Casey Joe, Landon and Greyson, great grandchildren Evan, Alaiah, Lucas, and Peyton. Many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, and many family friends.

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