Margaret Anderson Burkett passed away June 3, 2017 in Floresville, Texas, at the age of 89 years, 2 months and 4 days. Margaret was born in Dallas on March 30, 1928, to Kenneth Greer and Mary Lee Gauntt Anderson.
She was a resident of Floresville for the last 20 years. She was raised in Athens, and returned to Athens as an adult to live for many more years.
She was preceded in death by: her parents; husband, Lt. Col. Jackson Burkett; great-grandchild Maisie Duvall; and sisters Mary Lee Barnes and Nancy Garrard.
Margaret is survived by: her children, Jackson Burkett and his wife Jeany of Davilla, Texas and Julia Duvall and husband Glenn of Sutherland Springs, Texas; grandchildren, Jacenda Burkett Hanna and husband Jason of Smithville, Texas, Celena Luciano and Husband Efrain of Killeen, and Dustin Duvall and wife Janelle of San Antonio; great-grandchildren, Ashlynn Baranowski, Nikolaus Baranowski and Jerico Luciano; numerous nieces and nephews; and host of friends.
Graveside services will be held June 24, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Athens City Cemetery.
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Published on June 21, 2017