Shasta Nicole Schofield Burton, age 38, of the Horse Creek Community, passed away Thursday at Johnson City Medical Center.
She was a member of Mosheim Church of God and was a Cub Scout leader for 15 years. She was very passionate about helping others and giving back to the community. She never met a stranger; she always had a smile on her face. She was a wonderful mother, daughter, wife, and friend. A special thanks to J. and Barbara Richards who seemed to be here at just the right moment. A special thanks to Doak, Chuckey-Doak Middle, and Chuckey-Doak High School. The support from the staff and students were amazing, also from Pack 93 Scout family, who she adored and loved working with.
Survivors include her husband: Bruce Burton; five children: Brandon Schofield (Brittany), Caydon Black (Kayla), Kent Black, Bryson Burton, and Brayden Burton; two step-children: Cody Collins (Sabrina) and Shariena McCoy (Nick) and their children; two grandchildren: Avah Grace and Addilynn; three brothers: Daniel Schofield (LaShanda), Malachi Wilkerson (Stephanie), Jeremiah Schofield (Keila); her mother: Judy Gentry Bradley; step-mother: Rhonda Schofield; grandmother: Virginia Brown Gentry; father-in-law: Grover Buddy Burton; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father: Ronald Kent Schofield; grandparents: Olen Gentry, James and Nell Schofield; great-grandmother: Elizabeth “Lizzie” Daniels; and her mother-in-law: Sue Burton of Somerset, KY.
The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Sunday, 2 – 4 and 6 – 8 p.m. on Monday at Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at Mosheim Church of God. The Rev. Kenny Cook will officiate. Interment will follow in Mosheim Central Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be J. Richards, Donald Johnson, Chris Jackson, Justin Wilhoit, David Smith, and Tim Fann.
Honorary pallbearers will be Larry Henderson, Lester Black, Charles Burton, and Troy Burton.
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