Lee Funeral Home

11840 Highway 90, Little River, SC


William M. Burnette Jr.

August 7, 1946January 17, 2020

North Myrtle Beach

William M. Burnette, Jr., 73, died January 17, 2020 at home surrounded by his loving family.

Born on August 7, 1946 in Cary, NC, he was the son of the late William M. and Mary Alice Burnette, Sr.

Mr. Burnette is survived by his wife of 25 years, Toni Lee Howell Burnette, two sons, John and Jayson Dewar; two daughters, Casey Burnette and Teri Pope; four grandchildren, Justin, Joshua, and Jordan Pope, Sydney Dewar; and three great grandchildren, Jaxon, Jenson and Cash Pope.

Services will be private with the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Humane Society of North Myrtle Beach, P.O. Box 3369, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582.

A guestbook is available at www.lefhandcrematory.com.

Lee Funeral Home & Crematory of Little River/North Myrtle Beach is serving the family.


No services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


William M. Burnette Jr.

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Donna Wolfe

February 10, 2020

Mrs. Toni & Family,
I am very sorry in the loss of Mr. Bill. I know he will be deeply missed. I was truly blessed to have known him and have such a great neighbor. Please, know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Donna Wolfe

Jen Clouse

February 10, 2020

Bill, I’m so sad that you’re gone . You were my friend , if only for a short time. Love ya’, buddy!!!
My deepest condolences for the family.

-Jen -