Billy Boren Burns

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Visitation Schedule
Wynne Church of Christ
916 E Bridges Ave
Wynne, AR  72396
Tuesday, February 7, 2023
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Service Schedule
Funeral Service
Wynne Church of Christ
916 E Bridges Ave
Wynne, AR  72396
Tuesday, February 7, 2023
1:00 PM
Parkin Cemetery
Hwy 184
Parkin, AR  72373
Memorial Contributions
Children's Homes Inc.
5515 Walcott Rd
Paragould, AR  72450

Billy Boren Burns

of Heth, AR

January 14, 1931 - February 1, 2023

Billy Boren Burns, 92, of Heth, AR, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 1, 2023.
Mr. Burns was born on January 14, 1931, to Robert Alex Burns and Willie lee Boren Burns in Heth, AR.
He was a retired farmer and carpenter. He was previously an Elder at Missouri Street Church of Christ in West Memphis, Arkansas.
He is survived by his wife, Anna Joy Shelly Burns; one son, Mike Burns (Lou) of Marked Tree, AR; one daughter, Barbara Burns Dailey (Marty), of Richmond, KY; and two sisters, Margie Stinson, of Carthage, MS and Pat Baumgarten (Richard) of Stone Mountain, GA; and a host of extended family.
Preceding him in death were his parents; one sister, Bobbie Francis Frost; and two brothers, Jimmy and Jack Burns.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, February 7, 2023, from 12:00 - 1:00 PM for visitation at Wynne Church of Christ in Wynne, AR. Funeral Services will be from 1-2:00 PM with burial to follow at Parkin Cemetery in Parkin, Arkansas.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations are made to Paragould Children's Home 5515 Walcot Rd, Paragould, AR 72450.
Arrangements are under the direction of Roller-Citizens Funeral Home of West Memphis, AR.
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Jim Bond
Earle, AR
Saturday, March 11, 2023

Mike , I’m so sorry to see the news of the loss of your Dad. When I last saw y’all, in Forrest City at the Ole Sawmill , he was so alert and talkative. He was such a nice man and always had a kind word. He will surely be missed in the community.

Riley Stinson
Friday, February 10, 2023

May the Lord be with him forever and always.

Beverly Littlejohn Meyer
Wynne, AR
Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Barbara and Mike, So very sorry to hear of your Dads passing. This really brings back a lot of special memories. Love you both and Gods blessings ❤️

Willie E. Harris
Tyronza, AR
Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Mike and Family: So sorry to hear about your Dad. Just knowing that he is in Paradise is a comfort. Please let us know at Broadway church of Christ if you or your family need anything.

Tina Townsend
Jonesboro, AR
Monday, February 6, 2023

So sorry to hear of Mr. Burns passing. I was always fond of the Burns family, and know he will be missed by many! Prayers for the family in their time of loss.

Andrew Luttrell
Marion, AR
Monday, February 6, 2023

Prayers for Mr. Burns and his family,

Andy Luttrell

Julie S Alpe
Crawfordsville, AR
Monday, February 6, 2023

Anna, I am so sorry to hear of Bill's passing. My prayers are with you and your family. God bless you and comfort you.

Melanie Shelly Upton
Byhalia, MS
Sunday, February 5, 2023

Uncle Bill is in Heaven having such a wonderful reunion. Sending prayers to Anna Joy, Mike, and Barbara and all the family. Love, The Upton Family and Sonny Shelly

David McCullough
Benton, AR
Sunday, February 5, 2023

Mr Burns was a very fine Christian man who served many years as an Elder of the WM church of Christ. He helped start the Earle AR church. He was loved by all who knew him and will be missed.