Rebecca Jane Yarbrough Burnette (1941 – 2014)

Editor’s Note: Mrs. Yarbrough was my neighbor, both across the street at her studio as well as next door for a while. She will be missed.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Rebecca Jane Yarbrough Burnette, age 73, will be Saturday August 16, 2014 at 11 a.m., at The Historic First Baptist Church. Entombment will follow in Highland Memorial Gardens.Mrs. Burnette died Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at her residence.

Mrs. Burnette was God’s Musician for over 50 years.

She was also an organist at The Historic First Baptist Church for the past 17 years, and was a teacher and the owner of Becky’s School of Music.Visitation for Mrs. Burnette will begin Friday morning from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., at Mercer Brothers Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m., at The Historic First Baptist Church.

The remains of Mrs. Burnette will lie-in-state at The Historic First Baptist Church Saturday morning from 10 a.m. until time of service.

Mercer Brother Funeral Home, (731) 423-4922.

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