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James Franklin Burney

March 29, 1941 ~ June 8, 2019 (age 78)


James Franklin Burney, 78 of Hubert, passed away Saturday morning at Onslow Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday morning at 11 AM at Jones Funeral Home of Swansboro with his son, pastor Dwayne Burney officiating.  A graveside service will follow at Seaside Memorial Park, Swansboro.

James was preceded in death by his parents John and Flora Mae Burney, sisters Victoria Wall and Geraldine Warren, and a brother Bennie Earl Burney.

He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Janice Burney of the home; daughter Deborah Howell of Eastman, GA; sons Dwayne Burney and wife Jeannie of Eastman, GA, Jonathan Burney of Hubert, Justin Burney and wife Leigh of Hubert; sisters Emma Jean Coleman of Dublin, GA and Sandy Coleman and husband Glynn of Dublin, GA; brother Billy Burney and wife Carolyn of Dexter, GA; grandchildren Sam Burney and wife Jada, Jimmy Burney and wife Jana, Tiffany Lockhart, Tanner Smith, Kaitlyn Jennings, Ashlyn Burney, and Chatham Burney; and great grandchildren Brooklyn Lockhart, E.Z. Burney, Eli Burney, Eliza Burney, and Elliana Burney.

Visitation will be held at Jones Funeral Home of Swansboro on Wednesday evening from 6 – 8 PM.

To send flowers to James' family, please visit our floral section.


June 12, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jones Funeral Home Swansboro
407 Old Hammocks Rd
Swansboro, NC 28584

Funeral Service
June 13, 2019

11:00 AM
Jones Funeral Home Swansboro
407 Old Hammocks Rd
Swansboro, NC 28584

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