She was born May 27, 1946, in Mount Vernon, WV, a daughter of the late Fred Alfred Burns and Agnes Virginia Burns.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Johnson and six brothers, Edward, Howard, Junior, Jimmy, Alvin, and Freddy.
Survivors include daughters, Melissa A. Fisher Hughes and husband Daniel, and Angel Rose Highlander and fiancé, Joey Asbury; sisters, Nora B. Judy and Virginia Francisco; brothers, Lewis A. Burns and Larry E. Burns.
She was loved by all whom met her. She had 30 nieces and nephews that were dear to her heart. She loved to spoil them. Her nickname was “Mother Goose” as she loved to spoil all children. One of her favorite nicknames was “Little Red Hen” that was given to her by one of her nephews.
A celebration of Life service will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26, at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Lewisburg, with Pastor J. R. Barnes officiating. Friends and family will be received from 6 p.m. until time of the service at the funeral home on Saturday.
In lieu of flowers donations of sympathy may be made to Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home, 884 Jefferson Street North, Lewisburg, WV 24901
Acts 2:38 – 39
Peter said to them. “Repent, and each of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for forgiveness of your sins; and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
For the promise is for you and your children and for all who are far off, as many as the Lord our God will call to Himself.
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