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Linda Denise Burkett

Linda Denise Burkett, age 61, of Gholston, Texas, passed away on Saturday, June 5, 2021 in Waco, Texas.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, June 12, 2021, at Sam B Harvey Funeral Home.

Denise was born on October 6, 1959, to Leonard and Evelyn “Hankins” Massey in Sulphur Springs, Texas. She graduated from Saltillo High School in 1977. She married Ben Burkett on November 15, 2004. She was a truck driver and traveled all over the United States.

Denise love nature, and the outdoors. She had an amazing green thumb, but her favorite pass time was feeding and watching the birds.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Darrell Massey, Billy Mack Massey; and Brother-in-law Mark Whitten.

Survivors include her husband, Ben Burkett of Gholson, Texas; son, Dustin Massey and his wife Rachel of Hubbard Texas; grandchildren, Hunter, Layla, and Lincoln; sister, Nancy Whitten of Sulphur Springs, Texas; and mother-in-law, Carol Burkett of Waco.

You may pay your respects online at:

Services entrusted to Sam B. Harvey Funeral Home.

Linda Denise Burkett
With our condolences

Author: Faith Huffman

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