Alta Burnett

August 15, 1923March 13, 2013

Alta Burnett, 89 of Taylorsville, KY returned to her Heavenly Father Wednesday, March 13, 2013 surrounded by her loving family. She was retired from General Electric, but enjoyed many years as a wife, mother and homemaker; spending much of her time caring and loving on the children of the family. Alta had a gentle spirit with an infectious smile and had a kind word for everyone she met. She prided herself on being "Doctor Grandma" to all in her care. Alta was a member of Elk Creek Baptist Church. Left to cherish her memory is her beloved husband of 66 years, Clarence Burnett, along with daughter Connie Decker (Bruce) and son Thomas Burnett (Debbie); as well as 3 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren. She is also survived by 3 sisters Alene Burton, Dorothy Kerns, and Mabel Barnes, 2 brothers Joe Kerns, and Dallas Kerns along with a host of nieces and nephews. She will be greeted in heaven by her parents, Hobart and Pearl (Coffey) Kerns, 4 brothers Glenn, Charlie, Roy and little Bud as well as her precious great-great grandson, Hunter. Visitation will be at Evergreen Funeral Home in Louisville, KY Friday, March 15 from 12-8pm. The funeral service will be on Saturday, March 16 at 2pm. Gifts may be made to Hosparus of Louisville or Kosair Childrens Hospital.


  • Visitation Friday, March 15, 2013
  • Funeral Service Saturday, March 16, 2013

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Gail Still

March 16, 2013

In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.

Annette Slaven

March 16, 2013

Aunt Att~You have been such an example of kindness & love to all that were blessed to know you & have you in their lives. Such a legacy of love you leave behind. We all should be so blessed to have so many love us. Prayers for Uncle Clarence, Connie & Bruce, Tom & Deb, Jenny, Cindy, Rocky, & all the great-grandchildren & their families. Keep on loving! Annette "Nette" Slaven

March 15, 2013

Sorry for the loss of your Mother and GrandMother.
Ronnie Greer--General Electric Maintenance

Anna McCreary

March 15, 2013

So Sorry for your loss, Praying for your family during this time,
Love Anna Burnett McCreary, Emily McCreary Thompson, Erica McCreary Blevins