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Velma Jane Webb Burnam
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Birth: Aug. 3, 1921
Death: Feb. 16, 2011

Velma Jane Burnam August 3, 1921 - February 16, 2011 Velma was born August 3, 1921 in Cromwell, Oklahoma to Lee and Annie Williams Webb. She was the third of five children. Velma was married to Lenvil B. Moore in 1940 in Oklahoma and they later came to California. From this union three girls were born: Rosalie Moore, Verna Lee Moore and Leta Ann Moore. Velma and Lenvil later divorced. Velma worked for years at Farmer Johns Pancake House before marrying Jess (Joseph) Burnam. They bought the Exxon gas station and ran it until retiring. They enjoyed retirement on their houseboat at Lake Success. She loved the Lord and had a personal relationship with Him and is now resting in His loving arms. Velma is preceded in death by her husband, Jess Burnam; brothers, Buddy Webb and Herschell Webb; sister, Lorene Sumpter. She leaves one surviving sister; Elvie Morehead of Edmond, Oklahoma; daughters, Rosalie Henry and husband Clint, Verna Valentine and Leta Kennedy, all of Bakersfield; grandchildren, Darrin Holmes, Kelli Aaron, Tina Valentine, Kimmie Boyd and Brandon Kennedy; 3 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. Our precious mother and grandmother will be greatly missed. Visitation and Funeral Services will be held at Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary Thursday, February 24th: Visitation from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. with Funeral Services to follow at 2 p.m. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary www.bakersfield.com/obits
Published in Bakersfield Californian on February 20, 2011 
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Memorial Park
Bakersfield
Kern County
California, USA
 
Created by: Diana Satterfield
Record added: Feb 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66054987
Velma Jane <i>Webb</i> Burnam
Added by: Diana Satterfield
 
Velma Jane <i>Webb</i> Burnam
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