The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX

March 13, 2014

Jimmie Fulton


Herald-Banner Staff

GREENVILLE — Jimmie Fulton, 73, passed away March 11, 2014, in Greenville.

Jimmie was born to Redmon and Sally Burkhalter on June 27, 1940, in Marietta, Texas. Jimmie would meet and later marry Robert Fulton on March 5, 1960, in Greenville. To this union were born three children, Connie, Duane and Vicki.

Jimmie would spend her life creating a loving home for her family. She was a seamstress, an avid gardener and a wonderful cook; she was famous for her awesome brownies. Jimmie loved children and would work as a child care provider with Nance Daycare for 15 years. She then opened her own home to care for children for another 15 years before retiring. Jimmie loved spending time with her husband, children and grandchildren. Jimmie was a member of the Dixon Baptist Church for many years.

Jimmie was preceded in death by her father, Redmon Burkhalter; her mother, Sally Robinson; brothers and sisters Billy Burkhalter, Meredith Crumpton, Betty London and Arnold Joyce; and grandson Matthew Virgel.

Those left to celebrate her life include her beloved husband of 54 years, Robert Fulton; a son, Duane Fulton and wife Kristi; daughters Connie Giles and husband Stanley and Vicki Virgel and husband Terry; grandchildren Jodi Stoneberg and husband Ben, Lacey Kendall and husband Andy, Cody Giles, Emily Giles, Deven Fulton, Kaleb Fulton, Lynzie Fulton and Brian Virgel; great-grandchildren Vincent Kendall, Vada Kendall and Makenna Stoneberg; and numerous extended family, friends and neighbors.

She will truly be missed.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Peters Funeral Home. Interment will immediately follow the service at Memoryland Memorial Park.

A gathering of friends and family is from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.ptersfh.com and www.heraldbanner.com.


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