Loura Burnette
Rich and Thompson Funeral and Cremation Service
306 Glenwood Ave
Burlington, NC
Loura Burnette

Burlington - Loura Burnette, 75, of Mebane, passed away Tuesday, July 27, 2021 after a four-year battle with Alzhiemer's and vascular dementia.

Mrs. Burnette was born in Greensboro, but raised in Glen Raven. She was the wife of the late Leroy Burnette, and the daughter of the late William Issac Kornegay and the late Ida Jeffries Enoch.

Mrs. Burnette graduated from Jordan Sellars High School, class of 1964 and retired from the Alamance-Burlington City Schools and as a receptionist for Elon Alumni Office.

She was a member of Bethsada Baptist Church in Mebane.

Mrs. Burnette is survived by her son, Patrick Burnette and wife, Crystal, of Graham; daughter, Charity Werts and husband, Blake, of Charlotte; grandchildren, Brandon Burnette, of Charlotte and Aliyah Burnette of Graham; two sisters, Carmelita Gilliam of Burlington and Remonia Enoch of Green Level, three aunts, Jean Whitmore of Norwalk, CT, Joann Davis, of Burlington and Jessie Mae Graves of Mebane; sister-in-law, Marie Chavis and husband, Warner and a brother-in-law, Clarence Burnette of Graham.

The family will receive friends Friday, July 30, 2021 from 6:00 until 8:00 PM at Rich and Thompson Funeral Service in Burlington.

There will be a memorial service at 1:00 PM Saturday, July 31 in the Rich and Thompson Chapel. Officiating will be the Rev. Dr. William Wilson, Pastor of Bethsada Baptist Church in Mebane.

In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorials be made to AuthoraCare Collective, 914 Chapel Hill Rd., Burlington, NC 27215.

At the family's request, everyone attending the visitation or service is asked to wear a mask.

The service will be webcast beginning at 12:55 PM Saturday. You may access the service by following the link at the bottom of Mrs. Burnette's obituary page.

Published by TheTimesNews.com from Jul. 29 to Jul. 30, 2021.
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... most beautiful ceremony today in Burlington for a most beautiful person and former co-congregant (Holy Comforter Burlington) & co-worker (Elon) ... still waters run deep ... leading by example ... ever with grace, charity & clarity ... requiescat in pace! Larry Vellani & Peggy Boswell, Mebane, NC
Larry Vellani
July 31, 2021
Patrick, Sending heartfelt condolences to you and your family. Peace and Blessing...
Dinah Crisp Price
July 30, 2021
Patrick and family, so sorry for your loss. May your memories of your mother be happy ones. God bless.
Shirley Watkins
July 29, 2021
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