James Russell Burnett, age 59, of Pooler died Saturday, August 6th, 2016 at Select Specialty Hospital inside Candler Hospital.
Born in Mena, Arkansas , he was the son of Ira Farrel Burnett and Shirley Viriginia Sanders Burnett. James was in the towing business.
He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Janice Ward Burnett of Pooler, his grandson, Jonathan Joyner, his uncle, George W Branstiter of Lexington, South Carolina, his mother-in-law, Virginia Collins, his father-in-law, William B. Ward, his brother-in-law, Earl Ward, of Effingham County, nephew Christopher Ward, good friend Gladys Rodriguez and a number of other friends.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, August 11, 2016 from 1pm to 2pm at Central Baptist Church. Funeral Services will be held immediately following at 2:00 pm from Central Baptist Church, 4010 Old Louisville Road, Garden City, with Rev. Steve McCoy and Rev. Kenny Harrelson officiating. Interment will be in Elkins Cemetery, Georgia Hwy 204.Print This Obituary & Condolences