Gary Keith Burnett

December 24, 2018

Mr. Gary Keith Burnett, age 56, of Flaherty, KY, passed away on Monday, December 24, 2018, from injuries sustained in automobile accident. Gary served his country as a SFC in the United States Army National Guard, being deployed in Iraq for over fourteen months. Gary loved his guns and was a member of the NRA. He was currently working as a Security Guard for U.S. Security Associates; and was formerly employed by Kentucky MATES .

Gary was preceded in death by his parents, Jesse Leroy and Nancy Joyce Farmer Burnett; and a sister, Sherri Burnett. He is survived by his loving wife, Edna “Terry” Burnett; two children, Michael Burnett, and his wife, Betty Raschella, West Virginia, and Katie Burnett, Vine Grove, KY; a brother, Jeff Burnett, and his wife, Jennifer, Paducah, KY; and two grandchildren, Phoenix and Madison Raschella.

Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 PM on Saturday, December 29, 2018, at the chapel of the Hager Funeral Home, with Rev. Steve Campbell officiating. Burial, with military honors, will be held on Friday, January 4, 2019, at 2:30 PM, at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central in Radcliff, KY. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 12:00 Noon until the time of service on Saturday. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the American Cancer Society online at

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