The Banner Press
Marble Hill, MO
January 29, 1959
Relatives here have been advised of the death of Harry Burnett, 69 years old, who died Sunday at Dexter. Death was due to a heart condition. Mr. Burnett, a farmer in Stoddard Co., was born in Cumberland, IL. He was a member of the Church of Christ of Dexter. His wife preceded him in death years ago. He is survived by 5 children, 8 grandchildren, 3 sisters, Mrs. Lou Nanney of Cape Giradeau, Mrs. Bessie Thomas of Gravel Hill and Mrs. Floy Hilst of Seattle, WA.
MO Death Certificate #59-004152
Robert Harrison Burnett
Born: June 17, 1889 in Casey, IL
Died: Jan. 25, 1959 Dexter, Stoddard Co., MO
Father: John Burnett
Mother: Louisa Matheney
Informant: Mrs. Ora Correll of Dexter, MO
Cause of Death: Unknown but believed to be coronary occulsion.
Served in WWI
Age: 69 years, 7 months, 8 days
Lived on a farm near Bloomfield, Stoddard Co., MO
Buried January 27, 1959 in Triplett Cemetery, Dexter, Stoddard Co., MO