William Lewis BurnsPublished 10:47am Thursday, October 24, 2013
Rev. William Lewis Burns, 75, a resident of Honoraville, died Wednesday, Oct. 23. Funeral services will held Saturday, Oct. 26, at 1 p.m. at Union Baptist Church in Honoraville with Harrison Funeral Home directing. Rev. Burns was pastor at Union Baptist Church for nearly 17 years. Interment will follow at Damascus Cemetery. Rev. Burns is survived by his wife, Jeanette P. Burns, Honoraville; daughter, Veronica (Jeff) Nettles, Excel, Ala.; son, Jeff (Lynn) Burns, Honoraville; and four grandchildren. Visitation will be Friday night from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Rev. Burns will lie in state at church Saturday one hour prior to the service.