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Obituary for Donny Robert Burnett

Donny Robert Burnett, 50, of Franklin, went to be with the Lord on March 8, 2023. He was born on October 21, 1972, to Eddie and Janet Burnett in Pontiac, Michigan. Donny was of the Baptist faith and was baptized at Rose Creek Baptist Church. He worked as an electrician. Donny especially enjoyed driving the family’s 1958 Chevy and the 1982 Corvette. Most of all, he was a loving big-hearted person that loved his family very deeply. He will be missed by all of those that knew him.

In addition to his parents. He is survived by his aunt who considered him a son, Deloris Davis; three cousins who were like brothers and sisters to him, Vicki, Duane, and Theresa; special aunts who was always there, Aunt Debbie and Aunt Donett; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and many other special family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by an infant child and grandmothers, Effie Hunicutt and Lois Burnett.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, March 16, 2023, in the chapel of Macon Funeral Home at 11:30. The family will receive friends from 10:30 until 11:30 prior to the service. Pastor Randy Drinnon will officiate.

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Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.