|Birth: ||Jun. 25, 1921|
|Death: ||Feb. 20, 2011|
Funeral services for Quitman Burns, of Wesson, are 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 23, at Brookhaven Funeral Home on Natchez Drive, with burial in Rocky Hill Baptist Church Cemetery in Wesson.
Visitation is Tuesday from 5 until 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Burns, 89, died Feb. 20, 2011, at Franklin County Memorial Hospital in Meadville. He was born on June 25, 1921, to Connie L. "Bill" Burns and Rebecca Smith Burns.
He was a veteran of World War II.
Preceding him in death were his parents; his loving wife of 66 years, Ruby Nell Britt Burns; his son, Tony Quitman Burns; his brothers, Marvin Burns, C.L. Burns and Robert Leroy Burns; and his sisters, Vivian Burns Pickett and Carolee Burns Ingram.
Survivors are his son, Willie Burns and wife Myra, of Wesson; his nine grandchildren, Bobby Burns, Roger Burns, Jerry Burns, Teresa Burns Calloway, Tracy Burns Robbins, Tammy Burns Barlow, Susie Burns Gandenberger, Jody Burns and Ashley Burns; and his 16 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers are Bobby Burns, Roger Burns, Jerry Burns, Cody Burns, Jody Burns, Keith Calloway, Brian Barlow and Tony Robbins.
Honorary pallbearers are Jeremy Burns, Peyton Burns, Colby Calloway, Bryce Langley, Cole Gandenberger, Jack Landon Burns and Bryant Parker Robbins.
Connie Leroy Burns (1896 - 1958)
Rebecca Smith Burns (1900 - 1983)
Ruby Nell Britt Burns (1925 - 2010)
Tony Quitman Burns (1952 - 2004)*
Vivian Burns Pickett (1917 - 2002)*
Marvin Burns (1919 - 1951)*
Quitman Burns (1921 - 2011)
Connie Leroy Burns (1925 - 1935)*
Carolee Burns Ingram (1935 - 2001)*
Robert Leroy Burns (1943 - 1961)*
Rocky Hill Cemetery
Created by: Faye Nations McCardle
Record added: May 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90737374