Priscilla Penny Burnette
Mrs. Burnette, 52, of Charlotte, NC passed away at her home on Saturday, May 17, 2008.
Priscilla is survived by her husband of 34 years, Lester Burnette; daughter and son-in-law, Crystal and John Williams; granddaughter, Kenna Willams; mother and step-father, Mary and Gil Kelley; siblings, Pamela Beck, Jim Penny, and Paige Holloway; and step-mother, Esther Penny. Priscilla was preceded in death by her father, Mark Penny.
Priscilla was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt, and friend who left this world much too quickly. She was the very essence of a truly beautiful person who never thought of herself. Her one and only desire was to work hard and to love anybody and everybody she met. She will be forever missed.
The family will greet friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday, May 19, 2008 at McEwen - Mint Hill Chapel. A funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 20, 2008 at the funeral home chapel with Reverend Glenn O. Gunter officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Memory Gardens.
Friends and family are invited to visit her online memorial http://priscilla-burnette.memory-of.com to help keep her memory alive.
Memorials may be made to the Charlotte Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International, 9140 Arrowpoint Blvd, Suite 380, Charlotte, NC 28273.
Arrangements by McEwen Funeral Service, Mint Hill Chapel.
Published in Charlotte Observer on May 19, 2008