Billy R. Burkett 82, of Lone Oak, passed away Nov. 8, 2017, at his residence.
Billy was born Jan. 3, 1935, to Odessa (Hughes) and Charlie Burkett in Royse City. He loved to fish and would give anything he had to anyone. If he was said to have a fault, it would have been he was too generous. He loved God and his family.
He is survived by his wife, Patsy Burkett; sons Curtis Burkett and Chris Burkett; daughters Mica Duce and Tammy Burkett McNaughton and husband Terry; brother Jack Burkett and wife Marsha; sister Jo Nell Garlington; and grandchildren Brenda (Bear) Burkett, Zoe McNaughton, Josh Duce, Jake Duce and wife Melissa, and Zachery Duce and wife Jessica.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Charlie Burkett Jr. and sisters Dorothy Oakley and Estelle Gann.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12, at Lynch Funeral Home chapel in Caddo Mills. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the Caddo Mills funeral home. Interment to follow at I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Caddo Mills.
Online condolences may be made at lynchfuneralservice.com.
Published on November 13, 2017