October 22, 1962 - February 17, 2018
Memorial services for Gaynell Marcie Burns, age 55, of Oakland, are from noon to 2 p.m., Monday, February 26, 2018 at the VFW Post 4100 located at 11535 Highway 315 at Water Valley.
Marcie died Saturday, February 17, 2018 at her home.
She was born on October 22, 1962 in Kankakee, Illinois and was the daughter of the late Joseph S. Alldread and Sarah Brown Alldread.
Marcie was employed by Sayle Oil Company as an Area Manager until her retirement. She was a Baptist.
Marcie was preceded in death by her parents and by her daughter, Mandy Leigh Grinstead.
She is survived by her husband, J. Wayne Burns of Oakland; one son, Mark Grinstead; one step-daughter, Kellie Burns Rogers of Matthews, Missouri; one step-son, Will Burns of Water Valley; two sisters, Margie Kinkin of Braidwood, Illinois and Vicky Jo Newsome of Savannah, Tennessee; four brothers, Roy Alldread of Grand Forks, North Dakota, Mike Alldread of Mobile, Alabama, Tony Alldread and Tim Alldread, both of Grenada; and seven grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959 or to LeBonheur Children’s Hospital, 848 Adams Avenue, Memphis, TN 38103.
Mortimer National Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.