Billy Dell Burnett
May 7, 1937 ~ September 29, 2023
Resided in: Pueblo, Colorado
Billy Dell Burnett passed away suddenly on September 29, 2023, at the age of 86. He was born on May 7, 1937, to Ira O’Dell Burnett and Tempest Vail in Emory, Texas. Billy loved the outdoor life and especially the mountains. He worked in the Retail Jewelry Business with Zales Jewelry for many years and retired as an Insurance Storm Claims Adjustor, but what Billy loved most was being a father, grandfather, husband and brother. The examples he set and the lessons he taught Matt, Billy and Shawn about kindness, compassion and humility will live on. Billy is survived by his wife of 54 years, Janis Burnett; sons, Matthew (Lauren) Burnett, William A. Burnett; stepson, Shawn (Carol) Headrick; brothers, Burk, Jimmie, Leo (Joanne), and Leon (Mary); and sisters, Sharon (Michael) and Vicki (Danny); grandchildren, Chris, Jeremy, Alex, William M., Jack; step grandchildren, Leslie, Michelle, Elizabeth and Sarah; numerous step great-grandchildren, as well as numerous relatives in Texas. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. A Celebration of Life will be held at First United Methodist Church, 310 W. 11th Street, Pueblo, Colorado on November 4, 2023, at 2 p.m. A Celebration of Life Open House will be held on November 19, 2023, at 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 13990 Gleneagle Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80921.