OBITUARY: Kenneth Malcolm Burns

Kenneth Malcolm Burns

Kenneth Malcolm Burns, age 64, of Lebanon, TN, died October 19, 2021.

Kenny was born in Nashville, TN, and was the son of the late, Thomas Robert and Mary Elizabeth James Burns. He was a member of Christ Family Church. Kenny was a 1976 graduate of Mt. Juliet High School and attended Vol State Community College. He served as a Lieutenant Deputy for the Wilson County Sheriff’s office for 30 years and then was employed as a driver for FedEX Freight for 15 years. Kenny was an avid Harley Davidson motorcycle enthusiast. He also enjoyed raising and feeding bottle calves and fishing. Kenny was also known to be quite the prankster.

He is survived by:
Wife of nearly 46 years – Dale Burns
Children – Jason Burns and April (Heath) Martin
Brothers – Thomas J. (Tracey) Burns and John (Gail) Brummitt
Sister – Teresa (Billy) Denson
Grandchildren – Haisley Ann Burns and Caden Parker Burns
Several nieces and nephews, a large extended family, and many friends

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, October 22, 2021 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Samuel Pruitt officiating. Interment will follow at 2 p.m. at Ever Rest Cemetery in Pleasantview, TN.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Thursday and 9-11 a.m. Friday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road, and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615) 773-2663.

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