Funeral held for Brownsville pastor

Brownsville community members said their final goodbye to a longtime pastor this weekend.



A funeral was held Saturday for Pastor Burton, who led the congregation at Brownsville Community Baptist Church for over 40 years.



Parishioners tell News 12 that Pastor Burton was a humble man and cared greatly for the church.



Pastor Burton was 93 years old when he died last week.


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