Earl James Burton, 75, of Atlantic City, New Jersey went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, October 11, 2020, from Eastern Pines Convalescent Home, Atlantic City. Earl, the son of the late James and Elizabeth "Betty" Burton, was born in Atlantic City, New Jersey on December 28, 1944. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War from 1964 to 1967. Earl leaves to mourn: his brother, Bob L. Burton; sister, Beryl McKinney; seven grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be 12:30PM, Saturday, October 24, 2020, Greenidge Funeral Home, 301 Absecon Boulevard, Atlantic City, New Jersey where friends may call from 11:30AM. Interment with military honors will follow in Atlantic City Cemetery, Pleasantville, New Jersey.