Waylon Jensen Norton Burnett, infant son of Judd A. and Jamie E. (Norton) Burnett was born Sunday afternoon, April 10, 2016, at 1:50 p.m. at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale and departed this life just 28 minutes later, at 2:18 p.m.
In addition to his parents, Waylon is survived by: his maternal grandparents – James and Mary Norton of Ozark; his paternal grandparents – Mike and Katrina Burnett of New Burnside and Kelly and Jamie Kennedy of Ozark; maternal great grandparents – Albert and Jeanette Norton of Simpson and Wilma Murphy of Simpson; paternal great grandparents – Jug and Arlene Parks of Creal Springs and Kirk and Loveta Burnett of Galatia; aunts and uncles – Savanah Burnett, C.J. Burnett, Koy Kennedy, Dave Ritchie, Lily Norton, and Nancy & Drake Kennedy; cousins – Jayley, Ethan, Cassidy, Izabelle, Noah, Jonah, Livingston “Moses,” Gwendolyn and Hunter, as well as other relatives and family friends.
Waylon was preceded in death by his maternal great grandfather – Gary Dale Murphy.
Visitation will be conducted Thursday, April 14, 2016, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna. A graveside service will follow at Cedar Grove Cemetery, near Eddyville. Pastor Jeff Treat will officiate.
Memorials are suggested to the family and may be left in the care of Bailey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 695, Vienna, IL 62995.