Jay Burnett, 89 of LeFlore, OK passed away Sunday, October 30, 2016 in LeFlore. Jay was born January 30, 1927 in Summerfield, OK to Ike & Lucille (Curtis) Burnett. He was a veteran of the US Navy. Jay loved to work cattle. He was a member of the Summerfield First Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Juanita Delores (Anderson) Burnett on May 8, 2016; sister, Maude Cormack.
Survivors include his children, Lafe & Robbie Burnett of Hominy, OK; Ja Anita Burnett of Summerfield; 4 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; sisters, Lee Massena & Neva Rizzuto; other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 2 pm, Friday, November 4, 2016 at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau, OK. with Jim Cook officiating. Interment will follow in Summerfield Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Shawn Wehunt, Larry Christenson, Craig Rose, Paul Robbins, Kendall Carpenter, Alex Rose & Hunter Robbins.