Martha Mae Burkett

June 24, 1941February 5, 2019

Martha Mae Burkett, 77, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, Feb. 5, 2019, at Walker Rehab. Family will be receiving friends on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, from 10 until 11 a.m., at Kilgore-Green Funeral Home. Funeral service will follow at 11 a.m., in the Kilgore-Green Chapel, burial at Guthrie Cemetery. Pastor Jerry White will officiate. Martha was a loving, caring aunt, daughter and sister to many. Martha will be joining in heaven her parents, Vester and Myrtle Burkett; brothers, Ellis, H.L., Earl and Leon Burkett; sisters, Aline Guthrie and her twin sister, Mary Faye Burkett. Celebrating her new life here on earth are her sister Opal Burton of Jasper; brothers, John D. Burkett (Gerrellene) of Carbon Hill, and O’Neal Burkett (Brownie) of Bankston, and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.


  • Visitation Friday, February 8, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 8, 2019
  • Burial Friday, February 8, 2019

Martha Mae Burkett

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Patsy Box Johnson

February 12, 2019

Martha and I were friends in grade school. She was a sweet person and laughed a lot. I have thought about her over the years. Sympathy and prayers go out to her family. Love you Martha. My memories will always be of you.

Neata Perry McDonald

February 12, 2019

Martha, was quiet, but fun to be around! She Loved Her classmates and We Loved Her Back! We were So Very Happy when she felt well enough to make our class reunions!
❤️We Love U, Martha! We Shall Miss You! ❤️

❤️I Love U, Martha! I shall Miss You!! May The Holy Light of Heaven Keep You in His Beam!!❤️