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Nickolaus Burton

Nickolaus Michael Burton, 22, of Clark, Missouri, passed away March 16, 2019. Nick was born to Robert Burton and Angela Burrus Embree on April 23, 1996 in Columbia, Mo. He was a graduate of Moberly High School and had obtained a degree in welding. He was employed with Boone Construction in Columbia, MO. Nick attended Logan Street Church of Christ when he was younger. He enjoyed working on the farm with his dad and Paw Paw Burton. Nick could run any piece of equipment you put him on. He was happiest fishing on the river, drinking beer with his friends and listening to his music (LOUD). Nobody loved the 4th of July as much as Nickolaus Burton! He also enjoyed watching the Kansas City Chiefs and being with family. More than anything he loved being a daddy to Beckett. Nick was preceded in death by his stepfather, Justin Embree; great grandmother, JoeAnne White; great grandparents, Wallace and Jeanette Burrus and Edgar and Beulah Burton. He is survived by his girlfriend of three years, Savannah Thompson of Clark; son, Beckett King Burton of Clark; parents, Rob and Kathy Burton of Moberly and Angie Embree of Columbia; siblings, Zack Burton of Columbia, Tucker Burton, Leslie McIff, and Zach Lunceford all of Moberly; grandparents, Mike and Donna Burrus and Gary and Joyce Burton; aunts and uncle, Theresa Kellogg of Moberly, Amiee Burrus of Cairo and Wally and Jennifer Burrus of Gardner, KS; nieces, Mila and Paisley Lunsford, Lillie and Addie McIff; nephew, Konnor Grapes; extended family and many many good friends. A graveside service will be held Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Memorial Park Cemetery in Moberly. Visitation will be Wednesday, March 20, 2019 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Pathway Memorial Funeral Home. Memorial contributions are suggested to Beckett Burton in care of Academy Bank, 1301 Highway 24E, Moberly, Mo for his son Beckett.

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I am so very sorry for the loss of all those who loved Nick. Great kid and great parents and family. So very sorry

Anonymous Apr 2 2019 12:00 AM

Hugs and prayers for the entire family,he was a great person and friend

Anonymous Mar 21 2019 12:00 AM

Dear Angie, To lose a child is the worst pain of all. Please know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless you all.

Anonymous Mar 20 2019 12:00 AM

Dear Rob and Kathy, We can not even imagine what you must be going through, but know this, you are in our thoughts and prayers. Nick was a special guy, God Bless all of you.

Anonymous Mar 20 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss Angie thinking of all you during this time.

Anonymous Mar 19 2019 12:00 AM

sending thoughts and prayers to his family and friends

Anonymous Mar 19 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. May the Lord watch over you during this time of pain. Prayers for the family.

Anonymous Mar 19 2019 12:00 AM

Going to miss you lovely smile, watch over Anna and Beckett we miss and love you so much

Anonymous Mar 19 2019 12:00 AM

Prayers for peace in your hearts and deepest condolences to all of Nickolaus' family.

Anonymous Mar 19 2019 12:00 AM

Sending deepest condolences and prayers to his family and friends.

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