|Birth: ||Jan. 26, 1910|
|Death: ||Jun. 10, 1991|
The funeral of Audrey Burnette, 81, an 11-year resident of Sibley, formerly of Bloomington and a former seamstress, will be at 11 a.m. today at Metzler-Froelich Memorial Home, Bloomington, the Rev. Fred Belcher officiating.
Burial will be in Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington. Visitation was last night.
She died at 5:20 a.m. Monday (June 10, 1991) at Octavia Manor, Colfax, where she had been a resident for six weeks.
She was born Jan. 26, 1910, in Fordsville, Ky., a daughter of Henry C. and Susie Tucker Sapp. She married Jesse Burnette Dec. 27, 1927, in Fordsville. He died Sept. 13, 1971.
Surviving are one son, William H., Wheatfield, Ind.; four daughters, Bernice Jones, Holder; Delores Suttle, 601 W. Bissell St., Bloomington; Naomi Wyant, Sibley; and Jessie LaVerne Schaefer, 613 N. School St., Normal; one sister, Hazel Tutko, Valley Station, Ky.; 23 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one infant son, one granddaughter, one brother and one sister.
Mrs. Burnette was a seamstress at the OK Taylor Shop in Bloomington for many years. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Bloomington.
Memorials may be made to the Arthritis Foundation.
The obituary is being rerun because a daughter's name was incorrect.
Copyright Pantagraph Publishing Co. Jun 12, 1991
Jesse Burnette (1905 - 1971)*
Bernice Burnette Jones (1928 - 2002)*
Park Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum
Created by: Julie Cahill Tarr
Record added: Mar 19, 2009
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