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Ella Giddens Burnett
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Birth: Feb. 10, 1932
Haskell County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 28, 2013
Hockley County
Texas, USA

Ella Mae Burnett SUNDOWN- Ella Mae Burnett of Sundown passed from this life on April 28, 2013 in Levelland, Texas. Joey Pierce will officiate the services held in the George Price Funeral Home Chapel in Levelland on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10 a.m., with burial following at the City of Sundown Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at the funeral home. Ella was born to Elmer and Maude Giddens in Haskell, Texas on Feb. 11, 1932. She grew up in Haskell and Sundown, attending Sundown High School and later South Plains College. Ella loved to roller skate and often worked at the local movie theater. She also worked at a record store, waitressed, ran the Beehive Hobby and Gift Shop, and created crafts and jewelry for KK's Krafts. Ella married Alton Eugene Burnett on Dec. 23, 1950 in Sundown, Texas. She was preceded in death by her parents, as well as nine beloved brothers and sisters, Teddy Egan Giddens, Ada Herron, Eargle Verron, Elmer Blue Giddens, Wilmer Jack Giddens, Arthur Giddens, George Ray Giddens, Beryl Hendrix, and Bob Giddens. Ella is survived by her husband of 62 years, as well as children, Eddie and Vicki Burnett of Houston, Danny and Traci Burnett of Sundown, Steve and Melissa Burnett of Sanger, Donna and Tony Dill of Brownfield, and Debbie Gillespie of Lubbock. Grandma Burnett is also survived by ten cherished grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; along with many cousins, nieces and nephews. Ella was a long time member of Sundown United Methodist Church. Many years ago she wrote articles for the Hockley County News Press. She was famous for her handmade Christmas yard decorations. She was our loving wife, mother, and grandmother who will be dearly missed.

Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on April 30, 2013 . 
Family links: 
  Mayes Elmer Giddens (1886 - 1950)
  Alton Eugene Burnett (1930 - ____)*
  Ada Harriet Giddens HERRON (1912 - 1980)*
  Minnie Eargle Giddens Vernon (1914 - 1999)*
  Elmer Daulton Giddens (1916 - 1981)*
  Wilmer Thomas Giddens (1918 - 1997)*
  Arthur Edwin Giddens (1920 - 2004)*
  George Ray Giddens (1922 - 1993)*
  Beryl Laverne Giddens Hendrix (1925 - 2004)*
  Bob O'Neal Giddens (1927 - 2003)*
  Teddy Egan Giddens (1928 - 1929)*
  Ella Giddens Burnett (1932 - 2013)
*Calculated relationship
Sundown Cemetery
Hockley County
Texas, USA
Created by: tricia potter
Record added: Apr 30, 2013
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Ella <i>Giddens</i> Burnett
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Ella <i>Giddens</i> Burnett
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Ella <i>Giddens</i> Burnett
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 Added: May. 3, 2013

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