PLEASANT GROVE - Mr. Edsel Ross "Doat" Burnette, 85, of 5055 Neighbors Road, died Feb. 7, 2014, at Alamance Regional Medical Center.
Edsel was the son of Mr. John S. Burnette and Mrs. Tessie Whitmore Burnette, both deceased.
Survivors include three brothers, Charlie Burnette, of Burlington, Harry Burnette and Kermit Burnette, both of the home; and a sister, Annie B. Jeffries, of Cedar Grove.
He was preceded in death by his siblings, Deloris B. Jeffries, Atwell Burnette, Robert Burnette and Johnny Burnette.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at Martin's Chapel Baptist Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. A public viewing was held Sunday at the funeral home from 1 to 9 p.m. All other times, the family will be at the home.
Email condolences may be sent to sharpefuneralhome.com
Support and services for the Burnette family are being furnished by Sharpe Funeral Home Inc.