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Mrs. Mattie Mae (Shepherd) Burnett

July 18, 1940 ~ April 8, 2022 (age 81)


Mrs. Mattie Mae Burnett of Covington, GA entered eternal rest on April 8, 2022. Celebration of Life will be held on Monday, April 18, 2022, 11:00 A.M. at The Potter’s House 1120 Crowell Rd. Covington, GA 30016, Rev. Ricky Bradford, Pastor, Rev. Dr. Eric W. Lee, Sr. Eulogist, Assisted by others. Interment, Church Cemetery. Family and friends will assemble at the residence at 10:00 A.M. Visitation will be held Sunday, April 17, 2022, 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM. Remains will lie in-state at the church from 9:30 A.M. until service hour. She leaves to cherish her memories; four daughters, Aurnita, Sharon, Deborah Shepherd and Mrs. Sheila Briggs (Marcus); two brothers, Henry and L.B. Shepherd; two sisters-in-law, Carrie Shepherd, and Vivian Garrlington; one step-son, Curtis Burnett (Mellonnie); six grandchildren; Rodney and Andre Belcher (Ariele Walker), Justin and Jada Briggs, Tayla and Shayla Burnett; one great grandchild, Eleria Belcher; three uncles, Deacon Willie Clarence Banks, Deacon Willie Brown Banks and Deacon Albert Banks (Mary); one aunt, Ms. Mary E. “Aunt Liz” Robinson; special nephew and great nephew, Willie L. Shepherd, Jr. and Antonio Carter and a host of other relatives and friends. "A Service of Dignity, A Trademark of Excellence"

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 Service Program


April 17, 2022

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home Inc.
1163 Reynolds Street SW
Covington, GA 30014

Funeral Service
April 18, 2022

11:00 AM
The Potter's House
1120 CrowellRoad
Covington, GA 30014

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