Myrtle Marie Freeman Burt

Published 10:44 am Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Funeral services for Myrtle Marie Freeman Burt are Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, at 11 a.m. at Brookhaven Funeral Home with burial in the Arlington Baptist Church Cemetery.  Bro. Gene Erwin and Bro. Ronny Robinson will officiate. Brookhaven Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. 

Visitation was Monday, Feb. 15, 2016, from 5 until 8 p.m. at Brookhaven Funeral Home.

Mrs. Burt, 90, died Feb. 13, 2016, at Brook Manor Nursing Home in Brookhaven. She was born April 3, 1925, in Franklin County to William Lee and Rosa Ophelia Freeman.

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She was of the Baptist faith and a member of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Brookhaven. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great­grandmother and great­great­grandmother.

Preceding her in death were her parents; husband, Julius Burt; son, Jimmy Lynn Burt; great-granddaughter, Ann Marie Graham; and brother, A. J. Freeman.

Survivors are her daughter, Audrey B. Allgood and husband, Clyde; sons, Julius William “Bill” Burt and wife, Judy, Larry Dale Burt and wife, Becky, and Lee Van Burt and wife, Lisa, all of Bogue Chitto; grandchildren, Jim, Tom and Brad Burt, Allison B. Graham, Misty Morrison, Stacy Foote, Clay Johnson, Ryan Burt and Megan B. Smith; great­grandchildren, Devin, Justin and Dillon Burt, Brittany Reeves, Jesse and Colton Brister, Katelyn Morrison, Kyle, Cheyenne and Brooks Burt, Nikki Burt, Abigail and Atleigh Ray Graham, Ella Marie and Ava Brooke Johnson and Kolby Foote; great­great­grandchildren, Haley and Sophie Reeves, Kylie and Sutton Burt, Stella Smith and Ryder Burt; brother, Laness Freeman and wife, Katie Nell of Summit; sister­in­law, Dot Branch of Summit; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

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