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Geraldine Burnett

Wednesday, October 1, 2008

SIKESTON -- Geraldine Burnett, 76, died Sept. 29, 2008, at her home.

Born Jan. 22, 1932, in Warrior, Ala., daughter of the late Hubert and Nettie Mae (Watkins) Barrow, she was a member of the former Temple Baptist Church.

On Dec. 12, 1947, she married Frank Burnett, and he preceded her in death on Dec. 20, 2007.

One daughter, Donna Burnett, also preceded her in death.

Survivors include: two sons, Rickey Burnett of Sikeston and Steven Burnett of Burkburnett, Texas; two daughters, Brenda Brandell and Judy Huddleston both of Sikeston; two sisters, Jean Allen of Ozark, Ala., and Jennie Pollard of Brilliant, Ala.; and seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. today at Ponder Funeral Home, where funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday. The Rev. Glen Cantrell, pastor of Community Baptist Church, will officiate.

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

Pallbearers will be: Dwight Huddleston, Larry Brandell, Steve Burnett, Rickey Burnett, John Nantz and Ted Long.