Billie Ruth Burnett, 72, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Tuesday, June 8, 2004, at Pemiscot Memorial Health Systems in Hayti, Mo.
Born Jan. 9, 1932, in Caruthersville, she was the daughter of the late Claude and Mamos Allen Burnett.
Survivors include one sister, Shirley Burnett, of Caruthersville; a special cousin, Latricia Allen Greenway, of Caruthersville and two aunts, Lois Allen and Hazel Johnson, both of Caruthersville.
She was preceded in death by one brother, Claude Burnett, Jr.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Friday, June 11, at the H.S. Smith Funeral Home in Caruthersville with the Rev. Kenny Lee officiating.
Burial was in the Maple Cemetery at Caruthersville.
Pallbearers were Chester Burnett, Jerry Cain, Kenny Lee and Rick Clark.