Gayland Dale Burkett

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Gayland Dale Burkett, 60, of Monett, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, at Cox Monett Hospital. He was born on Aug. 24, 1956, in Popular Buff, the son of Alvin Burkett and Edith (Smith) Burkett. He was united in marriage to Kathryn Cox on Feb. 15, 1992.

Survivors include: his wife, Kathryn; nine brothers, W.C. Burkett of Clinton, Ill., Lowell E. Burkett and Tim Burkett, both of Gateway, Ark., John Burkett, Garry Burkett, and Steve Burkett, all of Pea Ridge, Ark., Bruce Burkett and David Burkett, both of Seligman, and Robert Burkett of Anderson; and one sister, Onida Clubb, of Rogers, Ark. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.

Memorial services were held on Friday at the Fundamental Methodist Church in Monett, with Ron Howerton, Pastor, officiating.

Cremation arrangements were under the direction of White Funeral Home and Crematory, Cassville.