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Obituary for Wayne Burnette

Wayne Burnette, 71, of Dawsonville passed away suddenly at his home on Friday, January 7, 2022.
Born September 29, 1950 to the late H. B. and Virginia Burnette, he was a native of Forsyth County but had lived in Dawson County for the past 6 years having moved from Dahlonega. For many years he worked as doing masonry after which he was employed by Silver City Farms. Mr. Burnette was a licensed Baptist minister, enjoyed hunting, and was very dedicated to his family. A member of Amicalola Baptist Church, he was also preceded in death by his son, Kevin Burnette, and a stepson, Tony Woron.
Surviving are his wife of 28 years, Lisa Burnette, Dawsonville; children, Erick and Jody Burnette, Cumming, Kim and Dennis Roland, Cumming, Bobby Woron, Covington, Carla Woron, Dawsonville; grandchildren, Cody and Jessica Burnette, Levi Burnette, Trey Burnette, Ella Grace Roland, Avery Woron, Alyssa Woron, Presley Sikes, Virgil Woron, Jeremiah Kiefert; great grandchildren, Peyton Burnette, Everleigh Kiefert; sister and brother in law, Shelia and Joe Heard, Dawsonville; brother and sister in law, Doug and Jana Burnette, Dahlonega; and a number of other relatives.
Funeral services will be held Monday, January 10, 2022 at 2 o’clock at Amicalola Baptist Church. Rev. Joey Stewart and Rev. Tom Stradley will officiate. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends Sunday from 3 until 8 and again on Monday from 11 until 1 at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed at
Bearden Funeral Home, Dawsonville, GA.