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Visitation

Foston Funeral Home
Friday June 10th, 2022
12:00pm - 7:00pm

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Celebration of Life

St Peter African Methodist Episcopal Church
Saturday June 11th, 2022
11:00am

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Imogene Burnett

Imogene L. Burnett age 89 of Clarksville went to be with her Lord on Sunday, June 5, 2022. She was born April 26, 1933, in Clarksville to Gertrude Freeman Love and Arthur Love. She is preceded in death by her grandson, Langston Burnett, parents and brother Henry Love.
Visitation Friday, June 10, 2022, 12:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. with the family present 5:00p.m.-7:00 p.m. at Foston Funeral Home. Homegoing Celebration 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 11, 2022, at St. Peter AME Church. Interment Resthaven Memorial Garden.
Imogene was a graduate of the historic Burt High School with the Class of 1950.She was a music major and graduate of Tennessee A&I (TSU) with the Class of 1952 and began her teaching career in 1953. She retired from the Clarksville-Montgomery County School System in 1989.
She accepted Jesus Christ as her personal Lord and Savior at an early age and was a faithful member of St. Peter AME Church. She also shared her piano playing talent with Mt. Olive Baptist Church and Boiling Springs Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband, Willie Louis (WL) Burnett; son, Louis Kent (Sandra) Burnett; daughters, Kim (Patrick) Perkins and Sheri (Derrick) Washington; granddaughter, Karla Burnett, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. 

 


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Denise Skinner-Hurst Aug 2 2022 9:01 AM

Prayers for the family.

Sherri Lewis Jul 23 2022 2:46 AM

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Cynthia Miller Cole Jun 15 2022 2:09 PM

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Linda Moss Jun 14 2022 8:05 PM

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Maria Marie Wills-Johnson Jun 14 2022 4:32 PM

Condolences to Coach Burnett, Louis, and the family. 🙏

Leon Harrison Jun 13 2022 7:55 PM

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Carrie Hall Jun 13 2022 4:26 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Imogene Burnett

Deborah Dix Jun 12 2022 3:54 PM

Mrs. Burnett was such a lovely lady. She was my music teacher at St. Bethlehem Elementary when I was a child in the 70s. I loved her so much. I remember her walking in the classroom with her electric piano and the students belting out in song, "Hello Mrs. Burnett!" We all loved her. I think of her even today as I teach my grandchildren the songs she taught me. What a blessing she was. I saw Mrs. Burnett as an adult several years back and told her how I loved her and the music she taught and how she brought so much joy. I am glad I told her. What a special lady!!
Rest in peace! I know you are singing and laughing and praising God with the angels. Thank you Mrs. Burnett for sharing your love of music and your kindness.
My thoughts and prayers are with her sweet family.

Rachael Purnell Stephens Jun 12 2022 10:29 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Imogene Burnett

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