Mathis W. Burton, Sr.

Mathis W. Burton, Sr.

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Voting is a Privilege, Don’t Take It for Granted

At 93 years old, Mathis W. Burton, Sr. has been involved in the political process for seventy plus years. He does not quite remember the first time he voted but he did recall that it was sometime in the seventies. When he was able to cast his first vote, Burton said he felt great. “I knew I was a man then,” he said.