Obituary for Jimmy Burt Sr.
Jimmy “J.D.” Burt, Sr., 72, of Andrews passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2016 in Andrews.
Cremation was under the personal care of McNett Funeral Home, and there will be a private family inurment in the Andrews North Cemetery. Please celebrate his life by visiting www.mcnettfuneralhome.com.
Jimmy was born on July 27, 1944 in Brownfield, TX to Ellie Jackson Burt and Mabel Darrow Thompson Burt. He was raised in Plains, TX and attended school in Plains. He married Bobby Ann Black on February 26, 1965 in Amarillo. They moved to Andrews in 1986 from Higgins, TX. He had worked as a roughneck for over 30 years. He loved to spend time with his family and grandchildren, and attend all their functions and events. He was preceded in death by his wife, Bobby, on June 7, 2006, his parents, and several brothers and sisters.
Jimmy is survived by 4 sons, Jimmy Burt and wife, Kay, of Booker, Elly Burt and wife, Kim, of Andrews, Jeff Burt and wife, Heather, of Andrews, Alfred Burt and wife, Jill, of Andrews, 2 brothers, Billy Jack Burt and Charles Wayne Burt, 15 grandchildren, and 10 great grandchildren.
Memorials may be sent to Ronald McDonald House Charities at www.rmhc.org or St. Jude Children’ Research Hospital at www.stjude.org.