Ronald A Burnette

1937 ~ 2019 (age 81)

Ronald A. Burnette age 81 of New Whiteland, IN passed away on April 30, 2019 in Franklin, IN. Ronald was born on May 21, 1937 a son of the late Carlie and Mildred Lee Burnette. Ronald was in the United States Air Force from 1955 until 1959, serving his country proudly. On April 12, 1980 he married Saundra K. Lee in Indianapolis, IN. For 33 Years he was employed by Kroger as a stock supervisor. In addition to his wife he is survived by two children: Ronald D. Burnette and Debra A. Burnette; three step children: Barbara A. and James Milligan, Brenda S. and Allen Dye, and David W. and Christine Scearce. Seven grandchildren: Amber, Lexi, Doug, Daniel, Oriana, Cheyanna and Jaeda. Nine Great Grandchildren: Grace, River, Noah, Sofia, Heaven, Serenity, Harmony, Oaklei and Maverick. His brother, Kenneth (Rachel) Burnette of Kentucky and his sister, Evelyn Cummins of Indianapolis. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Don Burnette and two sisters: Thelma Elmore and Sharon Mayo. Services for Mr. Burnette with be on Monday, May 6, 2019 at 12 PM at Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel. Chaplain Don Sanders will be officiating. Friends may call from 11 AM until the time of the service at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at