Nellie Fordyce Burnette Obituary

Mrs. Nellie F. Burnette

Nellie Fordyce Burnette, 57, wife of George H. Burnette, of Carmichaels, died at 4 a.m. Tuesday, June 13, 1944, in the home of her sister, Mrs. Charles M. Evans, of Carmichaels. She had been ill for 18 months, of a heart ailment.

Mrs. Burnette, daughter of Corbly E. and Lydia Biddle Fordyce, was born Feb. 8, 1887, at Hollyville, Iowa, but spent the greater part of her life in the Carmicahels community. She was a member of the Carmichaels Methodist Church.

Surviving are her husband; one son, Earl Fordyce Burnette, in the Army and stationed in South Caroline; one grandson, and her sister, Mrs. Charles M. Evans, at whose home she died.

Democrat Messenger, June 15, 1944 (Greene County, PA)

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