Robert Michael Burton

Mr. Robert Michael Burton, 51, of Commerce, formerly of Cleveland, passed away Friday, Nov. 23, 2018.

Born July 24, 1967, in White County, Mr. Burton was employed for a number of years with Babyland General and Original Appalachian Artworks as a maintenance supervisor. More recently, he had entered in to the healthcare field, earning his degree as a medical assistant.

Survivors include his daughter, Christina Gibbs and her fiancé Derrick McKinzie, as well as his grandchildren, Noah Gibbs, Ally Gibbs and Jason McKinzie; and his brother, Doug Burton of Cleveland.

The family will be holding a memorial service after the new year. Service time and location will be announced.

To share a memory of Mr. Burton or to send a condolence, please visit

Barrett Funeral Home, Cleveland.

White County News

Mailing Address:
13 E. Jarrard St.
Cleveland, Ga 30528

Phone: 706-865-4718
Fax: 706-865-3048