Walter Burn

MEMPHIS, Tenn. —  Walter “Gene” Burn, age 66 passed away at his home Sunday, June 23.

A memorial service will be held Monday, July 1, at Forrest View Church of Christ, 5425 North Watkins, Memphis, with interment following in Memphis Memory Gardens.

Gene, a retired nurse, was a member of Jackson Grove Church of Christ, Enid.

Those he leaves behind include his daughters, Shayna Burns of Sacramento, Calif., Rachel Burns of Seattle, Wash., Sarah Burns and Rebecca Burns, both of Memphis; his brothers Eddie (Sandy) Burns of Windsor, Col. and Ricky (Sharon) Burns of Memphis.

Mr. Burns was preceded in death by his parents, Edgar “Buddy” and Bobbie Comstock Burns.

The family request you consider your memorial contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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