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Teresa Ann Hazelwood Burton

November 7, 1964 - April 2, 2020
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It is with regret we announce the passing of Mrs. Teresa Ann Hazelwood Burton, age 55, of Manchester, TN. Mrs. Burton was born on November 7, 1964 in Lincoln County, TN to Edwina Moyers Hazelwood and the late Larry C. Hazelwood. She earned her Bachelor’s in Business Management from the University of Phoenix and was a member of the Wesley Heights United Methodist Church in Tullahoma. Mrs. Burton passed away on April 2, 2020 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family.

Survivors include her husband, Darryl Burton; children, Oscar Michael Burton, Monica (James) Marquis, Stephanie Burton, and Chelsea La’Shea (Jordan) Carter; grandchildren, Robert Darryl Taylor, Torrance Taylor, Landon Taylor, Jaxen Marquis, Hailey Marquis, Kaden Carter, Keira Carter, Haley Glenn, Kenneth Logan Burton, Tyler Womack, and Abigail Womack; half-sisters, Tina McNeill, Sarah Keese, Danielle Bradford, Wayne (Valerie) Hazelwood, and Calvin (Rebecca) Hazelwood; uncles Phillip (Carolyn) Moyers; aunt, Geraldine Edde; great-uncle, Bill (Thelma Ruth) Hampton; and cousins, Mike (Ruby) Edde, and Brent (Amanda) Moyers.

A private family service will be held for Mrs. Burton. Burial will be in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic there will be no public gathering at this time.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Hospice Compassus, especially nurse Tammy. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Multi-County Cancer Support Network, C/O Cary B. Sullivan at P.O. Box 633, Dechard, TN 37324.

Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Teresa Ann Hazelwood Burton.


As a result of the current COVID-19 pandemic and concern for the family of Mrs. Burton, services will be private at this time. A public gathering may be scheduled for a later date. To honor social distancing and still allowing our community to support families in their time of need, you can sign the online guestbook at If you do not have access to the internet you may drop a card or condolence off at Higgins Funeral Home.

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