TENAHA - A graveside service for George Burns, 89, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at Morgan Mill Cemetery.

Mr. Burns was born in Graham to Earl Burns Sr. and Rena Ragland Burns.

He is survived by his wife, Geneva Burns; daughter, Paula Askew; grandchildren, Gina Ann Furra and husband James, Clara Michelle Bragg and husband Douglas; great grandson, Jesse Thomas Gay; sister-in-law, Verbie Burns; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.

He is preceded in death by parents, Earl Burns Sr. and Rena Ragland Burns; brothers, El Burns Jr., Walter Burns, Robert Burns.

Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com.