GROVETOWN, Ga. - Entered into rest Monday, June 5, 2006 at University Hospital, Mr. Alexander (Flat Top) Burns of Grovetown. He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Mrs. Sallie Mae Burns; three children, Katrina and Tabitha Burns and Crystal Key; his devoted mother, Mrs. Matilda Lewis; grandmother, Mrs. Carrie B. Curtis; two sisters, Teresa (James) Jackson and Mary D. Reid; two brothers, Johnnie L. (Anna) Burns and Charles Dent; two grandchildren, Christopher and Tyliah Burns; a devoted friend, Veronica Ingram and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, June 10, 2006 at 3:00 p.m. from Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Evans with Rev. L.J. Tanksley officiating. The body will lie in state from 2:00 p.m. until the hour of the service and will not be viewed afterwards. The Historic Dent's Undertaking Establishment Serving the CSRA Since the 1800's.
The Augusta Chronicle-June 8, 2006