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Branon Funeral Home
403 North Austin Avenue
Lamesa, TX 79331
(806) 872-8335
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Quata Jo Burnett

August 5, 1930 - August 14, 2018

Memorial services will be held at Branon Funeral Home Chapel in Lamesa, TX, on Saturday, August 18, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Mike Matheny officiating.

It is with great sadness that the family of Quata Jo Burnett (nee McLendon) announces her passing on Tuesday, August 14, 2018, at the age of 88 after a brief illness.

Quata was born on August 5, 1930, at her family home in Hancock community where she later attended Hancock school before graduating from Lamesa High School. After business school, Quata worked for Texas Electric Service Company in Lamesa, Big Spring, and Fort Worth, TX until retirement. During her life Quata enjoyed dancing, puzzles, coin and stamp collecting, bird watching, horse races, the Texas Rangers, and Dallas Cowboys football.

Quata was preceded in death by her parents Oscar and Mamie McLendon.

Quata is survived by her brother Dolphus Eugene McLendon of Lamesa, TX, her daughters Toni Heinze of Plano, TX, and Teri Burnett of Cloudcroft, NM, her granddaughter Kacie (Michael) Carroll of Plano, TX, her grandson Lendon (Jennifer) Burnett of Addison, TX, and great grandson Kyle Carroll.

Memorial donations in memory of Quata may be made to:
The Humane Society of North Texas
1840 East Lancaster Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76103

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Quata Jo Burnett
August 5, 1930 - August 14, 2018


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