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Jerry Edwin Burnett

March 28, 1940 April 2, 2010
Jerry Edwin Burnett
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Jerry E. Burnett, 70, of Joshua, Texas, passed away Friday, April 2, 2010, at the John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas.
He was born March 28, 1940, in Eldorado, Oklahoma to Holly and Ruby (Robbins) Burnett. Jerry graduated from Eldorado High School and then joined the United States Army, where he served during the Vietnam War.
Jerry worked for Mrs. Bairds Bakery for 48 years. He married Sue Carrell February 7, 1980, in Olustee, Oklahoma.
Preceded in death by his parents and a great-nephew, Baby Will, Jerry is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Sue Burnett, of Joshua, Texas; one daughter, Dalana Barnes Johnson, also of Joshua, Texas; one sister, Janice Miller and husband Bob Miller of Lakeworth, Texas; grandchildren, Matthew Barnes, Jessica Barnes Grisham, Ethan and Elizabeth Johnson, McKenzie, Bianna, and Kaitlyn Glosson; great-grandchildren Evan and Jadyn Grisham; nieces, Robyn Steward and husband Doug and Marilyn Edans and husband Randy; his "favorite person", great-nephew Chad Steward, and other numerous great-nieces and great-nephews.

The family will receive friends at Lowell-Tims Chapel in Eldorado from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 6.

Jerry will lie in state at Lowell-Tims Chapel in Eldorado on Tuesday, April 6, from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and will be moved to the church in Eldorado at 10:30 a.m.

Funeral Services will be held 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 7, 2010, at the First Baptist Church in Eldorado with Pastor Darrel Auvenshine officiating. Interment will follow at Eldorado Cemetery in Eldorado, Oklahoma ,under the direction of Lowell-Tims Funeral Home.

On line tributes may be made to the family at

1:00 PM

First Baptist Church Eldorado, Ok.

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