- [S23] Atchley Funeral Home, (http://www.atchleyfuneralhome.com/), 1 Feb 2011.
Jerry L. Burnett obituary
- [S112] Census, 1920.
Name: Lynn Burnett
Residence: , Knox, Tennessee
Estimated Birth Year: 1917
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Marital Status: Single
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Film Number: 1821748
Digital Folder Number: 4389731
Image Number: 01154
Sheet Number: 4
Household Gender Age
Parent Floyd Burnett M 43y
Parent A Jossie Burnett F 39y
Devin Burnett M 21y
Harold Burnett M 19y
Ruth Burnett F 17y
Lena Burnett F 14y
Blanch Burnett F 12y
Fred Burnett M 9y
Arnold Burnett M 6y
Lynn Burnett M 3y4m
Rubby Burnett F 11m
- [S23] Atchley Funeral Home, (http://www.atchleyfuneralhome.com/), 13 Dec 2008.
Lynn H. (John) Burnett
September 02, 1916 - December 13, 2008
Birthplace: Knox Co., TN
Resided In: Knoxville Tennessee
Visitation: December 15, 2008
Service: December 16, 2008
Cemetery: Seven Islands Cemetery
Lynn H. (John) Burnett, age 92 of South Knoxville, passed away Saturday, December 13, 2008 at Holston Health Care. He was born September 2, 1916, to Floyd & Josie Burnett. He was a member of Beulah United Methodist Church, and was retired from Robert Shaw Fulton with 45 years service. He was an avid fox hunter and enjoyed working in his garden and on the farm. John loved unconditionally - always putting others before himself. He was a devoted husband and father, and he adored his grandchildren.
Preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Cora Rutledge Burnett; brothers, Dewey, Harl, Fred, and Arnold Burnett; sisters, Ruth Jordan, Lena Johnson, Blanch Naomi, and Ruby Burnett.
Son and Daughter-in-law: Jerry & Pat Burnett
Grandson: Barry Burnett & wife Lee
Granddaughter: Lisa Dailey & husband Terry
Great-Grandchildren: Emily Burnett, Zack & Colby Dailey
From the family: “A special thanks to the staff at Holston Health Care for their excellent and loving care for John the past eleven months. They became his extended family who loved him dearly and prayed for him daily. We love you for loving him. We are also thankful for Dr. Jeffrey Swilley for his special care and compassion.”
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Seven Island Cemetery Fund, c/o Patsy Aytes, 3712 Woodlawn School Road, Knoxville, TN 37920, or, Beulah United Methodist Church, 907 Kimberlin Heights Road, Knoxville, TN 37920.
Graveside service 11 AM Tuesday at Seven Island Cemetery with Rev. Charles Burnett and Rev. Bruce Galyon officiating. Serving as pallbearers: Zack Dailey, Colby Dailey, Floyd Johnson, Lindsey Johnson, O.C. Duck, Jr., Jack Burnett, and Bob Burnett. The family will receive friends 5-7 PM Monday at Atchley Funeral Home, Seymour, 122 Peacock Court, Seymour, TN 37865, (865) 577-2807. (www.atchleyfuneralhome.com)