Bertis “Bert” Owen Burnes, 93 of Bossier City,La., passed away Monday, April 27, 2009.
Born Aug. 13,
1915in Francisco, he was the
son of John and Mary Burnes.
Survivors include a sister, Etta Mae Stewart of
Francisco; two sons and three daughters-in-law, Patsy Burnes
of Haughton,La., John Edison and TuttiBurnes of Haughton, Gary Lynn and Jane Burnes
of Bossier City,La.; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; 13 great
great-grand-children; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife of
65 years, Hannah Evelyn Selph; his son, Bertis Wayne; and 11 brothers and sisters.
A memorial service in honor of Bert’s life will be
at Thursday, May 7, 2009at
Bossier City First Church of God, 4601 Airline Dr.,Bossier City,La.
A time for visiting with family and friends will
immediately follow the memorial.