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Michael Louis Burnette

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Michael Louis Burnette Obituary
Michael Louis Burnette


Michael L. Burnette of Memphis died Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at Methodist North Hospital in Memphis. He was born November 18, 1958, in Memphis to Clara Josephine and Earnest Michael Burnette. He was engaged and planned to marry Gina Gamble Gretz on June 10, 2017. Surviving is his mother Clara Josephine Botto of Memphis, his brother Anthony (Cindy) of Memphis, his sons John Burnette (Rachel) of Ohio, Andrew Burnette and Matthew Burnette of Texas, grandchildren, and a nephew. He loved to play card games and sports, write poetry and song lyrics, and take beach trips with friends and family. His career spanned 40 years in retail as a District Training Manager in Florida. He was a good man, loved by many, and will be deeply missed. Services will be on Thursday, June 22, at St. Ann's in Bartlett with Visitation at 10 a.m., Rosary at 10:40 a.m., and Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery, Memphis, immediately following the funeral.
Published in The Commercial Appeal on June 18, 2017
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