The Paducah Sun- Paducah, Kentucky

 ONLINE EDITION   Saturday, March 10, 2001   Paducah, Kentucky
Hortense Burnett

Hortense Burnett
MELBER, Ky.--Withrow Hortense Burnett, 81, of Melber died at 1:22 a.m. Friday at her home.

She was a member of Bethel Holiness Church.

Surviving are six daughters, Joyce Gourley of Cunningham, Vanda Davidson, Anna Gourley, Sharon Warren and June Burnett, all of Melber, and Kimberly Cunningham of Cunningham; six sons, Lindal Burnett and Prenice Burnett, both of Cunningham, Joe Burnett, Dale Burnett, Thomas "Tommy" Burnett and Terry Burnett, all of Melber; 61 grandchildren; 95 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Colvin E. Burnett; and one son, Elvis Burnett. Her parents were Joe Tom Martin and Myrtle Ray Martin.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Bethel Holiness Church. The Rev. Dwain Warren and the Rev. G.W. Birdsong will officiate. Burial will be in Bethel Holiness Church Cemetery.

Friends may call after 6 this evening at the church.

Roy M. Lowe Funeral Home at Lowes is in charge of arrangements.