Royce Floyd BurnettJanuary 30, 1943 ~ October 29, 2017 (age 74)
BURNETT, Mr. Royce Floyd- age 74 passed away Sunday October 29, 2017 in the Quality Care Center from Alzheimer's. He is preceded in death by parents, R.C. "Red" Burnett & Vera Beck Burnett; wife, Doris Elaine Bryant Burnett; sisters, Faye Burnett Covington & Sue Burnett Presley; brother, Robert Burnett. Survived by son, Royce Lee Burnett; daughter, Melinda Lynn(Jeff) Ledford; grandchildren, Tanner Ledford, Kelsie Burnett, Ali Ledford, Leah Ledford, Kaleb Burnett & Kolbe Burnett; brothers, Ray(Kelly) Burnett, Ralph(Barbara) Burnett, & Raymond(Connie) Burnett; brother-in-law, Gary Presley.
He was an Army veteran, a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church, an employee of TVA & a carpenter with Concrete Forms Erectors. Mr. Burnett had a passion to educate others about organ & tissue donation. He supported this mission by donating to NDRI, Empowering Research & Discovery, 1628 JFK Blvd, 8 Penn Center, 15th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103. Let your own legacy continue with donating to www.DonateLifeTN.org.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday November 1st 9:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. in the Hillcrest Baptist Church. A Celebration of Life will follow at 10:30 a.m. at the church. Bro. Glenn Denton will officiate the service. Interment will be held at 3:00 p.m. in the Allen Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery, 6602 Allen Switch Road, Fort Payne, Alabama 35967. Active pallbearers, Tanner Ledford, Kaleb Burnett, Terry Stone, Patrick Cox, Scott Ogle, & Joe Vanderpool. In lieu of flowers the family request donations to be made in his memory to the Wilson County FCA, 449 Metroplex Drive, Nashville, Tn. 37211.
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