Obit: Jewell Burnette

Obit: Jewell Burnette

August 2nd, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Jewell Frances Morgan Burnette, 88, of East Ridge, died unexpectedly Wednesday, July 31, 2013, in a local hospital.A devoted Christian, she was a member of Lakeview Wesleyan Church. She was retired from Hutcheson Medical Center. Mrs. Burnette enjoyed reading, quilting, sewing and singing. She was born in Charleston, Tenn., daughter of the late Robert and Mary Morgan; most of her life was spent in the North Georgia area.She was preceded in death by her husband, Andy O. Burnette Sr.; daughter, Barbara Harrison; sons, J.R. Burnette and Johnny Burnette.Survivors are son, Andy O. (Linda) Burnette Jr.; daughters, Martha (Larry) Tallant, Linda (Dwight) Clark and Edna Geer; grandchildren, Randy, Dewayne, Tommy, Chip, Ricky, Melissa, Valerie, Jennifer, Kim, Ray, Angie, Shane, Joey, Jackie and John; 14 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; daughter-in-law, Betty Burnette.Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. today in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Myron Banther officiating.Interment in Lakewood Memory Gardens, South.Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort with the family and view the memorial tribute.Mother, "Granny-great", as we celebrate your life and the fact that you are with Jesus, know that you will be missed by your family and friends. "Weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning" Psalm 30:5.The family will receive friends from noon-2 p.m. today at Heritage Funeral Home and Crematory, Battlefield Parkway.