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February 18, 2013

JESSIE BELL BURNETT

— JESSIE BELL BURNETT

     Funeral Services for Jessie Bell Burnett, 89 of Chickasha will be held Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. in the Shepherd Street Christian Church with Pastor Jerome Burrus officiating.

     Our dear mother Jessie Bell Burnett left her earthly body February 14, 2013 with family and friends by her side.

     Jessie was born October 26, 1923 in Belton, Texas; she was the daughter of Mike and Della Russell.  Jessie moved to Chickasha when she was 25 years old, she worked at Lugi’s, Roys Bar-B-Q, and at USAO.  She enjoyed life to the fullest; she loved the lord and her family.  Jessie loved people, and was like a mother to everyone she met and never a stranger.  Jessie loved collecting various items and always handed out Teddy Bears to the kids in the neighborhood.

     Jessie was preceded in death by both parents, three children Stanley, Bruce, and Jean Ester, three brothers, three sisters, a nephew and son-in-law.

     She is survived by daughter Lucille Orange of Norman, Oklahoma, daughter and son-in-law Donna and Matt Eko of West Convina California, son Elvis Russell of Chickasha, and daughters Beverly and Terri Burnett also of Chickasha, Oklahoma.  Jessie had twenty three grandchildren, numerous great-great grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, friends and special friends Christine Nelson and Delsi Pye.

     Jessie will be missed by her family, friends, and everyone that she knew.  The family of Jessie would like to extend our gratitude of Good Shepard, her doctors, Chickasha Nursing Center, and a special thanks to Delsi Pye.  The family can never thank you all enough for being there with our Mom.  We truly love and appreciate you all.

     Interment will be in Memory Lane Cemetery in Anadarko, Oklahoma under the direction of Ferguson Funeral Home

 

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