Frank Burnett

Friday, December 21, 2007

SIKESTON -- Frank Burnett, 78, died Dec. 20, 2007, at his home.

Born June 11, 1929, in Haleyville, Ala., he was the son of the late James Bentley and Bertha Price Burnett. He was a member of Temple Baptist Church and before retiring had been owner and operator of Frank's Refrigeration for many years.

On Dec. 12, 1947, he married Geraldine Barrow who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: two sons, Rickey J. Burnett of Sikeston and Steven A. Burnett of Burkburnett, Texas; two daughters, Brenda Brandell and Judy Huddleston of Sikeston; two brothers, Leaford Burnett of Theodosia and Earnest Burnett of the state of Arizona; one sister, Ruby McDaniel of Marion, Ill.; and seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

One daughter, Donna K. Burnett, and four brothers preceded him in death.

Visitation is scheduled from 5-8 p.m. today at the Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday. The Rev. Dolan Rogers will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery in Sikeston.