John N. Burkett of Searcy died September 11, 2018 after a long battle with Alzheimer's. He was the son of the late John Richard Burkett and Coyle Nolen Burkett.
John was a kind humble man who loved everyone he met. John was the owner of John's Auto Parts for most of his adult life and loved taking care of his customers.
John leaves behind three children, Karla Jane Burkett, John Marc Burkett, and Stephen Hanes Burkett; seven grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild, and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
John is preceded in death of his parents, three sisters, Nelda Angel, Nell Taylor, and Jean Calhoun, and three brothers, Berthold Burkett, Hulan Burkett and Leo Burkett.
Visitation will be from 10:00-11:00AM, Friday, September 14, 2018 at Roller-Daniel Funeral Home in Searcy. A graveside service will follow at 11:30 AM at the Gum Springs Cemetery. Officiating the service will be a lifelong friend Ken Story and his nephew Robert Taylor.