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Donald Earl Burns, Sr
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Birth: 1933
Douglas
Garfield County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1995
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA

Victim of the Oklahoma City bombing. Donald Earl Burns Sr., 62, worked as a construction analyst for the Department of Housing and Urban Development. He was a former football coach at Douglass High. School and taught woodworking for many years. As a coach at Douglass, Burns guided the lives of such future stars as Albert Chandler and Raymond Hamilton, both of whom played for the Oklahoma Sooners and the New England Patriots. "He affected the lives of all his players in a positive way," Chandler said. "Coach Burns was a great character builder for young men. He was very influential in both my academic and athletic careers. "He'll surely be missed by all." Chandler said Hamilton is now a defensive line coach with the New York Jets. "Raymond has called to express his sympathy," Chandler said. 
 
Burial:
Oklahoma City National Memorial
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Cenotaph
 
Created by: JL
Record added: Feb 19, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17985631
Donald Earl Burns, Sr
Added by: JL
 
 
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19 years ago...RIP.
- Debra Polly
 Added: Apr. 29, 2014

- Hannah
 Added: Oct. 10, 2013
God Bless you!
-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 19, 2013
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