Bruce Burkett Jr., age 76, of LaFollette passed away Thursday, June 10, 2021.  He was in the U.S. Marine Corp, retired from Department of Defense.  Preceded in death by father: Burris Burkett, Sr., mother: Angela LaRosa Burkett.


Sons: David Burkett and Jason Stringfellow

Fiancé: Louise Giles

Grandchildren:  Shayne Stringfellow, Lloyd Stringfellow, Eric, Tiate, Lily Stringfellow

Great Granddaughter: Charli James

Brother: Harry Burkett

Sisters: Linda Robinson, Judy Hopper, Pam Weatherly,

Best Friends: Wayne LaRoche, Daniel Antunes, June, Kelly and Chuck

At his request no service planned.

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home