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200 E 37th Street
Snyder, TX 79549
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Melvin Wayne

May 10, 1940 – December 29, 2018

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Obituary for Melvin Wayne Burnett

Melvin Wayne Burnett, age 78, passed away in Lubbock on Saturday, December 29th, 2018.

Family Visitation is planned for Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019 from 9:00 am to 10:00 am at Miller Family Funeral Home. Funeral services will be on Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019 at 10:00 am at Miller Family Funeral Home Chapel 200 E. 37th Street Snyder, Texas 79549 with Pastor Loran Rule officiating.

Mr. Burnett was born on May 10th, 1940 in Corsicana, Texas to Oscar and Ethel (Compton) Burnett. He married Carol Sue (Sanders) on June 7, 1958 in Vincent, TX. He was a butcher and was know as the "Corn Man" for his roasted corn and turkey legs. He Loved his wife and family, fishing and grilling.

He is survived by

Wife, Carol Sue Burnett, Snyder, TX

2 Sons, Cliff Burnett and husband Andy, Ft. Worth, TX and Tony Burnett and wife Cindy, Godley, TX

2 Daughters, Marlyn Gage and husband Eithel, Sweetwater, TX and April McAbee and husband David, May, TX

Numerous Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren

Sister, Peggy Christian, Big Spring, TX

He was preceded in death by Parents, Daughter, Winnona Evans; Grandson, Claude Speed; and 2 Brothers, Doyle and Billy Burnett.

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First Visitation

When January 2nd, 2019 9:00am - 10:00am
Miller Family Funeral Home Chapel
200 E. 37th Street
Snyder, Texas 79549
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January 2nd, 2019 10:00am
Pastor Loran Rule
Miller Family Funeral Home Chapel
200 E. 37th Street
Snyder, Texas 79549