Frankie Mae Burnette, age 78 of Lilburn, GA passed away September 7, 2010. She was born in Cartecay, Georgia, to parents Eulous and Lemma Southern. Frankie grew up in Ellijay, GA. After graduating from Gilmer County High School, she moved to Atlanta to work with Southern Bell, where she retired in 1992. She was preceded in death by John Glover Burnette (husband) and Hubert ("Mack") McKown (fiance). She is survived by children/spouses: Gary and Kristen Burnette, David and Judy Kitchens; grandchildren: Jesse, Blake, Benjamin, Joe, Meredith, Amy, Elizabeth, Emily, and Ricky; great-grandchildren, Cheyenne, Aaron, Carly, and Elijah; siblings, Hayes and Shirley Ledbetter, Bod and Irene Cox, Mack and Jackie Southern, Bill Southern, Gene and Shirley Southern, Jerry Southern, and Jimmy and Judy Southern. Frankie considered First Baptist Church of Atlanta her church home. She was active in Southern Bell'sPioneer Club.