|Birth: ||Dec. 3, 1933|
|Death: ||Dec. 29, 2008|
Graveside services for Mr. Franklin W. Burnett, age 75 of Athens, LA will be held Friday, January 1, 2009 in Tulip Cemetery near Athens with Rev. Charles Penuell officiating. Services are under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston, LA.
Mr. Burnett was born December 3, 1933 in Mena, AR to Ira and Mary Ann Bonner Burnett. He died in Arcadia, LA December 29, 2008.
Mr. Burnett was a member of Athens United Methodist Church. He was a Korean War veteran who served in the US Army. In his spare time Mr. Burnett enjoyed watching football on television and spending time with his dog "Sugar".
Mr. Burnett is survived by his sister Helen Ruth and her husband Bob Poole, his brother-in-law Weyman Wart; niece Ruby Ann Newell and Jim Johnson; nephew Tim Wart and wife Simone; great nieces Lauren Newell, Chelsea Newell, Samantha Newell, and Kristen Wart; great nephews Timothy Wart and Jordan Newell as well as many other nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his brothers Jack Marion Burnett and Ira Farrell Burnett and a sister Mary Lee Burnett Wart.
Planned memorials may be made to the Athens United Methodist Church.
Obituary provided by Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.
Created by: Steve
Record added: Dec 17, 2013
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