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Jimmie Burton Vance

Jimmie Burton Vance, 75, of Paris, departed this life on Tuesday, December 24, 2019, at Baptist Health Lexington surrounded by his family. He was born in Bath County on July 9, 1944, son of the late Burt and Molly Guy Vance. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers Garland VAnce and Eugene Vance and a sister, Wanda Bussell.

Surviving are his three daughters, Scarlett (Tony) Young, Holly Martin, and Sara Vance; five granddaughters: Kristin Morris, Allison Morris, Lauren (Andrew) Gambrel, Taylor (Anthony) Burgan, and Belle (Alex) Burgan; several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Also surviving are four sisters: Helen McKee, Patricia Dryden, Linda Dryden and Margaret Vance; two brothers: Ricky Vance and John (Kathi) Vance.

The family will greet for visitation on Saturday January 4, 2020 at Bedford Acres Christian Church, 5414 Lexington Road from 11 to 1 and the memorial service will immediately follow.

In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to the American Diabetes Association in his memory.


  1. Cindy McMahon Larkin on December 31, 2019 at 2:16 pm

    So sorry for your loss during the holiday season, know all you family and friends are praying for you now.
    May his memories make you smile, laugh and bring you much joy.

  2. R D Hash Sr on January 2, 2020 at 9:26 pm

    So sorry for your loss my prayers are with this family.

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