Hubert Burnette a resident of Eureka Springs, Arkansas, was born Aug. 7, 1944 in Waynesville, North Carolina, a son of Charles and Cecilia (Henson) Burnette. He departed this life Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 in Fayetteville, Ark. at the age of 68 years.
Hubert was a member of the Wildflowers Church in Eureka Springs. He was self-employed as an upholsterer.
On March 26, 1988, Hubert was united in marriage with Mary L. (Walker) Burnette who survives him of the home. He is also survived by one daughter, Nanita Rice of Joplin, MO; one son, Dewayne Burnette of Waynesville, NC; two grandchildren, Clay Burnette and Lacy Rice; one brother, Douglas Burnette of Missouri; and a host of other family and friends.
Hubert was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Cecilia Burnette.
Memorial services will be held at a later date. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, First National Bank of Green Forest, Attention: Tiffany Ball, POB 272, Berryville, AR 72616. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.