Mary May Ester Atkinson, was born, on March 20, 1939. She was married to Nathaniel Burnette on October 13, 1957. They were married for 65 years, they raised 5 children; Marion, Charles, Jerry, Terry, and Davin. Mary also enjoyed and loved her share of pets, just to name a few; Sammy, Nestle. Koko, Blue, and Johnny. If you knew Mary, affectionately known as “Mary B” then you knew that Mary’s heart was a large and caring one. Mary was baptized on August 12, 1961 as one of Jehovah’s witnesses and she remained a faithful witness until her death. Mary was known as a hard worker. She also had a passion for making jewelry for her friends and family.
Mary leaves to cherish her Memory, her husband; Nathaniel Burnette, Her children; Marion Farrar (Andrew), Charles Burnette, Jerry Battle (Allison), Terry Battle (Denise), Davin Burnette, Her siblings: Arlenia Williams, and Beatrice Burnette. Her grandchildren: Ryan Farrar (Flor), Shaphan Farrar, Brycen Burnette and Tianna Burnette. Her good friend Jennifer Tucker. As well as a host of friends and family, too numerous to list by name.
A Virtual Memorial Service will be held via Zoom on May 8, 2022 at 1pm.
Meeting ID: 831 2935 3045 ; PW 191401
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