Frances Littell Randolph Burnett died early Thursday morning, March 1, 2018.
You may have known her by Frances, Fluff, Mom, Aunt Fluff or Grammy. She was a strong and independent wife and mother challenging her family to do the same. She enjoyed 90 wonderful years of love and life.
Frances was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, William E. Burnett, Jr.; parents, William Moray and Naomi Ruth Randolph of Kingsport Tennessee; sister, Sara Ruth Caswell Fine, also of Kingsport and grandson, Alexander(Alex) Beets of Rogersville, Tn.
Celebrating her life are her children, Judith Burnett and Terry Lee Burnett both of Chattanooga, Elizabeth (Spike) Pannell of Huntsville, and William E. (Nancy) Burnett,III of Dalton; grandchildren, David (Brandy)Beets of Soddy Daisy, Zachary (Ashley) Burnett of Ringgold Georgia, Roy (Christina) Pannell, Clayton (Anjulie) Pannell and Richard (Jessica)Pannell all of Huntsville, and Randy Jo (Patrick) Mullaney of Collierville Tennessee; great-grandchildren,Asher Beets, Ethan and Logan Earls, Jonathan Weeks, Kiya and William Burnett,William, Lillie, Elizenn and Anniston Pannell, Harrison and Brenlin Mullaney, a host of nieces and nephews and a dear cousin, Carl (Elliott) Moore of Bristol.
The family will receive friends from 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, March 4, in the Barth Room of Grace Episcopal Church, 20 Belvoir Avenue, Chattanooga, Tn. 37411.
A funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, March 5, at the church with Reverends April Berends, Zack Nyein, Eric Broeren, and Susan Butler officiating. Interment will be at 1:30 p.m. on Monday at the Chattanooga National Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons and great-grandsons including, David Beets, Zach Burnett, Clayton Pannell, Richard Pannell, Ethan Earls, and Logan Earls.
In lieu of flowers, the family invites donations to Grace Episcopal Church to support the ministries and mission of the church, 20 Belvoir Ave., Chattanooga, Tn., 37411 or a charity of your choice.
Please share your thoughts and memories online at: www.ChattanoogaValleyViewChapel.com.
Arrangements by Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, 7414 Old Lee Highway, Chattanooga, TN 37421.