Frances Lamb Burnette

Frances Lamb Burnette, age 90, of Murfreesboro, passed away on Jan. 27, 2013 at Northside Health Care.

She was a native and lifelong resident of Rutherford County and a member of the Baptist faith. Frances retired from the VA Hospital as a transcriptionist.   

Frances was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Alma Comer Lamb; husband, James Burnette; sister, Jean Allen. She is survived by her son, James (Catherine) Burnette of Murfreesboro; grandchild, Shannon (Alan) Brown; and two great-grandchildren, Alisha and Evelyn.

Graveside service will be held on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013 at noon at Evergreen Cemetery with Dr. Lenny Farmer officiating. Burial will follow.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013 from 10:30 a.m. until service time at 11:30 a.m. at Jennings & Ayers Funeral Home; 820 South Church St., Murfreesboro, TN 37130. 615-893-2422. Please leave condolences at

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alive Hospice.