Burnham, Lucille Potts

Burnham, Lucille Potts Age: 98

Passed Away: 2010-10-29

Funeral Home: Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directos

Lucille Potts Burnham, 98, of McDonough, died Friday, Oct. 29, 2010. She was born March 12, 1912, in Monticello, Ga., to the late John M. and Bessie Potts. Mrs. Burnham was also preceded in death by her husband, Walter Barnett Burnham, and son, Julius Barnett Burnham. She was a member of Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church. Mrs. Burnham is survived by her children, Barbara (Ray) Reeves, and Jane B. Skelton, both of McDonough, Claire B Parker, of Fayetteville, and Charles (Beverly) Burnham, of Griffin; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; 21 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Sue Washington, of Jackson; and brother-in-law, Tommy Granger, of Covington. Funeral Services will be held at 1:30 p.m., on Sunday, Oct. 31, at The Chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, with the Rev. Alex Stroud officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends TODAY (Saturday, Oct. 30), from 4 to 7 p.m., at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church Building Fund, 992 Mt. Bethel Road, McDonough, Ga. 30252, or to Sacred Journey Hospice, 138 Peach Drive, McDonough, Ga. 30253. Those who wish, may sign the online guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, (770) 914-1414.