Junior Burns (8-23-20) service 8-26-20

Junior Burns, 84, of Savannah, died on Sunday, Aug. 23, in Jackson, Tennessee.
He was born in Cypress Inn, Tennessee, the son of the late William Josire and Annie Canzadie Martin Burns. He was united in marriage to Iva Ruth Crosslin Burns, who preceded him in death.
Junior was a member of Walnut Grove Church of Christ in Savannah. Throughout his life, he worked at Robin’s Tire & Rubber Company, Techstone, Inc., Bevis Church of Christ in Lutts for 20 years, and was self-employed as a farmer.
He is survived by his daughters, June Highland and Janet Rich, both of Savannah; sons, Charles Burns of Florence, Alabama, Carl Burns of Savannah and Gary Burns of Florence, Alabama; sisters, Dorothy Henson and Anita West, both of Florence, Alabama; brothers, Alfred Burns of Selmer, Nolan Burns of Florence, Alabama, Wayford Burns of Florence, Alabama, and Preston Burns of Florida; 22 grandchildren; several great and great-great grandchildren.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Ruth Burns and Ovidale Whitten; brother, Clifton Burns; and two grandchildren.
A graveside service was held on Wednesday, Aug. 26, at Hendrix Chapel Church of Christ Cemetery in Lauderdale County, Alabama with Tim Grigsby and Wayne Wood officiating.