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Feb. 1, 1962 – Sept. 14, 2021

Mrs. Brenda Carol Burkett, 59, of Greenville, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021 in Evergreen. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Sept. 25, at Brushey Creek Baptist Church.

She is survived by her parents, Barley Newton and Shirley O’Connor (James Earl); siblings, Vickie Clark, Bo Newton, and LeAnn Parker (Willis); nieces and nephews, Ben Newton (Abigail), Tyler Clark (Holly), BreAnna Clark, Madeline Newton, Brantley Newton, Mandy Pool (Jason), Brett Armstrong and Willis Parker Jr.; great nieces, Clara Mae Newton, Taylin and Addilyn; great nephews, Hudson Ray Clark, J.J and J.R; special friend, Buzzy Wrench; special Aunt, JoAn O’Connor; and many cousins and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Wetzell Burkett; step-mother, Patricia Newton; brother, Curtis Newton; and her grandparents, Carson and Juanita O’Connor, Luther and Eloise Newton, and Mabel and Early Bell.

She was a member of Brushey Creek Baptist Church. She enjoyed going to the beach. She loved cooking, crafts, and watching NASCAR and Alabama Football.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr.Jeffrey Voreis and the staff of Evergreen Medical Center.


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