Friday, March 12, 2010
Priscilla Diann Bernhardt Burkett 1941 - 2010
CONCORD - Priscilla Diann Bernhardt Burkett, 68, formerly of 704 S. Deal St., Landis, passed away March 9, 2010, at Carolinas Medical Center-NorthEast.
Born June 1, 1941, in Rowan County to the late William C. Bernhardt and Bertie Inez Drake, she attended Rowan County schools and retired from Pillowtex as a warper tender. She was of the Lutheran faith.
Mrs. Burkett dedicated her life to helping family and friends and would go to extremes to help others. She enjoyed her family and her cats.
She was also preceded in death by her husbands, Roy Burkett and Donald F. Hunter.
Survivors include a daughter, Teresa Burkett and fiance Willie Hancock; two brothers, Bill Bernhardt (Cathy) of Panama City, Fla., and Gary Bernhardt (Carol) of Murphy; a sister, Brenda B. Lowder (Johnny) of Kannapolis; three grandchildren, Alisha M. Taylor, Katie Burkett and Isaiah Burkett; a number of nieces and nephews; and her loving cat, Lady.
Diann was the daughter of William Crawford Bernhardt and Bertie Inez Drake, Crawford was the son of Ira Leo and Maggie Parks Bernhardt, Leo was the son of JC and Martha Jane Bernhardt.
Diann, 704 S. Deal St., Landis, NC 28088.
Memorials: May be made to American Lung Association, P.O. Box 27985, Raleigh NC 27611
Posted by Karen Miller McConnell at 2:58 PM