December 21, 1957 - June 21, 2021
Jerry Dwayne Burnette, 63, of Mechanicsville, Va., passed away on Monday, June 21, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, Kenneth Wayne and Martha Rolland Burnette.
Jerry is survived by his beloved wife of 36 years, Yvonne Dunn Burnette; two sons, Tyler Dwayne Burnette (Lindsay) and Christopher Ryan Burnette; two sisters, Debra Wood and Terri Brooks (Mike); the family cat, Maya; and many other relatives and friends.
Jerry enjoyed riding motorcycles, playing poker, fishing, a good campfire, and most of all, spending time with his loving wife, Yvonne. He was a U.S. Marine Corp veteran, and spent 41 years of his life working at Bear Island Paper Company.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, July 31, 2021, from 4 until 8 p.m. at Tredegar Iron Works, 500 Tredegar St., Richmond, VA 23219. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Wildlife Center of Virginia, 1800 S. Delphine Ave., Waynesboro, VA 22980.
Monaghan Funeral Home
7300 Creighton Pkwy., Mechanicsville, VA 23111
Published by The News & Advance on Jul. 18, 2021.