Clyde Franklin Burnett, 86, of Easley, died on Friday, January 8, 2021.
Born in Greenville, SC, he was the son of the late James and Rebecca McJunkin Burnett.
Papa Clyde was a member of Trinity Church of God, an avid outdoorsman, and was adored by his loving family.
He is survived by son, Clyde Franklin, Jr.; daughter, Marilyn Worley; son, Gene Burnett; daughter, Pamela Beeman; daughter, Tracy Culpepper; daughter, Janet Allison, and many beloved grandchildren and great grandchildren.
In addition to his wife, Betty Burnett, and parents, he is preceded in death by his son, Ricky Burnett, and his daughter, Rebecca Simmons.
The family would like to say thank you to his special caregiver, Tiffany Bradbury, for all her concern for Papa Clyde.
Although no formal receiving of friends will be held, friends may pay their respects on Sunday, January 17, 2021 from 12:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest. The Funeral Service will be held Monday, January 18, 2021 at 1:30 PM at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home in the Northwest Chapel. Burial will be held in Graceland Cemetery West.
Masks are required in all Thomas McAfee Funeral Home locations and attendees are strongly encouraged to follow the CDC guidelines in social distancing.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, 2900 N. Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607.
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