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William Leo Burns

April 13, 1941 ~ December 14, 2019 (age 78)


William Leo Burns, was born on Sunday, April 13, 1941 in Reklaw, Texas and passed away on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at his home in Cleveland, Texas.  William was preceded in death by his father, Lem Victor Burns, mother, Lula Lorene (Hamilton) McCarley, daughters, Laura Burns, and Linda Burns, grandchildren, Tommy James Burns and Stephen Manners.  Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 60 years Lorene Burns; sons, William Edward Burns and wife Cassandra, Robert Ray Burns and wife Roshandra, Jim Wade Burns and wife Stacey, Bobby Lynn Burns and wife Brenda, and Carl Dean Burns and wife Mandy; brothers, James Wade Burns and wife Betty, John Edward Burns and wife Sonia; sister, Barbara Ann Burns; 19 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren; along with numerous other loving family and treasured friends. The family will receive family and friends on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm. Graveside Service will follow at 2:00 pm at Ryan Cemetery.

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December 17, 2019

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Neal Funeral Home
200 South Washington Ave
Cleveland, TX 77327

Graveside Service
December 17, 2019

2:00 PM
Ryan Cemetery
Hwy 321 CR 2309
Cleveland, TX 77327

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