Bill E. Burton, age 61 of Franklin passed away Thursday January 2, 2014 at Sycamore Hospital. He was preceded in death by his wife Dena. He is survived by sisters Linda Jordon, Carolyn Hampton and Patricia Holland. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday January 8, 2014 at the Arpp & Root Funeral Home Germantown, 29 N. Main Street, Germantown, OH. Burial in Mound Cemetery in Monroe, Ohio. The family will receive friends 12:00 (noon) until time of service at the funeral home.