Jack Burt, 92, of Crystal Springs, died Sunday, April 22, 2012 at the V. A. Nursing Home in Jackson.
Visitation will be 12:30pm-2pm Wednesday at Pilgrim’s Rest Baptist Church. Services will be 2pm Wednesday at Pilgrim’s Rest Baptist Church with burial in Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Services in Crystal Springs is handling arrangements.
Mr. Burt was a native and lifelong resident of Copiah County except for four years he served in the U. S. Army during WWII. He attended school and graduated in the first class of Crystal Springs Consolidated High School. Mr. Burt was a welder and taught Vo-Tech at Copiah Community for several years. He was a Trustee at Copiah Lincoln Community College.
He is survived by wife, LaRue Carr Burt of Crystal Springs; sons, Barry Burt and wife Pam of Crystal Springs and Bruce Burt of Collins; daughters, Connie Nichols and husband Glenn of Bryant, Ark; 8 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.