Frank Burt
Funeral Date: 8/6/2013

Madison Franklin Burt age 79 of Warren, AR died Saturday, August 3rd in the Bradley County Medical Center. He was born December 27th, 1933 in Wilmar, AR a son of the late Willie “Bill” Burt and Sophia “Sophie” Prinzing Burt. He was owner and operator of Frank Burt Logging for 52 years, he served his country proudly in the United States Navy and was a dedicated member of First Freewill Baptist Church, where he was a Sunday School teacher and trustee. Frank was a charter member and supporter of the Log-A-load for many years. Also preceding his in death are brothers Kay August” Doodle” Burt, Harrison Burt, Walter Burt and a granddaughter Amanda Gayle Woodard. He is survived by his wife Mary Nell Hogue Burt, whom he married November 14, 1953. A son Mark Burt and spouse Kandy, Warren, AR. A daughter Gina Woodard and spouse Petie, Warren, AR. 3 sisters Amanda Johns, Little Rock, AR, Loretta Pace, Vicksburg, Miss, and Janice Tate, Warren, AR. 5 grandchildren, Maribeth Gambill and spouse Richard, Perryville, AR, Burt Woodard and spouse Justin Beth, Warren, AR.; Randy Burt and fiancé Stacia, Conway, AR, Emily Vickers and spouse Ethan, Warren, AR, and B. J. Kidwell and spouse Sydney, Warren, AR. 5 great-grandchildren Will, Reed, Luci Woodard all of Warren, Gabi Gambill , Perryville, AR and Bentley Burt, Conway, AR. Funeral services were 2:00pm Tuesday, August 6th at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Ricky Rawls and Rev. Richard Gambill officiating. Linda Barrett was organist and soloist was Jonalyn Reep. Burial was in Willoughby Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Brad Griffen, Ronnie Harton, Renious Harton, Tim Williams, Jimmy Reep, George Moore, Jim Burt and James Harton. Honorary pallbearers were Employees of Burt Logging, Laverne Rice, Steve Harrelson, Billy Jack Perry and Men of First Freewill Baptist Church. Memorials preferred First Freewill Baptist Church or the Bradley County Log-A-Load.



Name: Deanna Calloway-Smith
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with each of you during this time of loss. Mr. Frank was a wonderful man. The good Lord has gain a very special man. May God be with each of you.

Name: Randy & Beth Peek
Message: One of the finest men I know, pure kindness and love in his BIG heart. Blessing to anyone who was privileged to know him. Will be greatly missed but have great memories, your all in our prayers.

Name: Connie Odom
Message: I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Mr. Frank. He was one of the kindest and most generous person I have ever met. Thoughts and prayers go out to the family.

Name: Jody and Sandra Rawls
Message: Gina, Mark, and Mary Nell We are so sorry for your loss. Mr. Frank was a well known and well respected man and not everyone can leave this world with that being said about them. We know he will be missed by many.

Name: Charlotte denton
Message: Gina and family, so sorry for your loss. Mr. Frank was a wonderful man who will be remembered fondly by so many. Prayers for you all.

Name: Eddie & Brenda Pope
Message: Mrs. Mary Nell, Gina, Mark and to the entire Burt family, God gained a wonderful Angel yesterday. It may leave a void in the family; however, take comfort in knowing he is well now and you can see him again one day. You all are in our thoughts and prayers and we love you very much. May God Bless and comfort you during this time.

Name: Debbie Henry
Message: Mary Nell and family so sorry for your loss our loss is Heavens gain we will meet him again someday praying for you all

Name: BJ & Sharon Davis
Message: So sorry for your loss. Mr. Frank was a very special man.

Name: Kenny & Tammy Hensley

Name: Ronnie and Teresa Hays
Message: so very sorry for the loss of your loved one

Name: Patricia Ellis and Family
Message: Gina and family. You have my deepest and sincere sympathy. May God wrap his loving arms around you. I Love You and You are in my prayers..

Name: Philip & Linda Cathey
Message: We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Bro. Frank was a kind , loving , God fearing man. and a Christian example to all he met. God broke the mole after making him. He will be greatly missed . Our prayers are with you all.

Name: Lea Ann Forrest

Name: Joyce and Jerry D Smith
Message: So sorry for your loss. May the Lord surround you with peace and love.

Name: mark and kristy spencer

Name: Ricky Green
Message: You all are in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Vickie Ferrell Barrett
Message: I am sorry for your loss. I will be thinking about you and your family during this difficult time. My prayers are with you.

Name: James Berry
Message: Sorry for the loss of Mr Burt. He was a fine man. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: lyn johnson
Message: My prayers are with u mark and Kandy nothing I can do to ease your pain loosing a parent just takes time love u both

Name: Johnnie Evans
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Mr Frank was a very special person. I will miss him.

Name: Marlene Elliott
Message: My deepest sympathies to the family of this precious man. He was truly one of the good guys.

Name: Glenda and Billy Wilson
Message: We are so very sorry for your loss.

Name: Larry & Robbie Reaves
Message: Family: So sorry to hear of your loss. Frank was a fine man. Our prayers are with you.

Message: mY TOUGHTS AND PRAYER GO OUT TO Mr.Burts family .He will be greatley missed at church.R.I.P

Name: Tammy Anders-Benbrook
Message: So sorry to hear about Mr. Frank. He was a my neighbor for years when I was a child and he was always so good to everyone on the "Hill". He was a sweet and sincere man. Praying for you Mark and Gina and family.

Name: Michael and Felecia Outlaw
Message: Mari Beth, Richard, Gina and Petie, We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that you will be in our thoughts and prayer throughout the coming weeks.

Name: Larry L. Stuart St. Louis, MO
Message: Mary Nell, Gina, Mark and family: May you be strengthened at this sad time by the prayers and support of friends and family. Our condolences for your loss.

Name: Jimmy, Kaylon & Kevin Taylor


Name: Donna Craig McDougald
Message: Warren has lost a perfect gentleman, father, friend and man of God. I know the sorrow you have now but it will be lessened in time with memories, love and the knowledge that he is by our Saviors side with no pain, suffering. I can just see my Dad grinning and extending a hand to welcome him to Heaven. Many thoughts and prayers to his family that he loved so much

Name: Gary and Melissa Maskell
Message: Our love and prayers go with you all during this time of loss! Remember that God's promises of peace are true! He will give you comfort and rest!

Name: Mary Ann Rauls Clanton Dub & Annette Rauls
Message: Gina, Mark, and family, We are so sorry for your loss. We claimed Mr. Frank as part of our Church family and loved all the years we fellowshipped with him and Ms. Mary Nell. Heaven is a happier place today with him there. He has been such an inspiration to everyone to aspire to be a follower of Jesus Christ. May God be with you all.

Name: Jonathan & Samantha Wright
Message: To the family, our hearts and prayers go out to you. Mr. Burt was a good man and we were very fortunate to know him.

Name: Joe & Shirley Simmons
Message: Mary Nell & Family, We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with each one of you. May God Bless you all.

Name: Jamie Corker
Message: Mr. Frank was a wonderful man who will be greatly missed. Love to all of the family at this very sad time.

Name: Tommie Cornish
Message: Sorry for your loss. Mr. Frank was a good man.

Name: David(K.C.) & Tina McClain
Message: So sorry for your loss of Mr. Frank. May God help you through this hard & painful time in your life. Your in our thoughts & prayers.

Name: Janis Burt Smith
Message: There is no way to tell you how saddened I am at Uncle Franklin's death. He was a wonderful person, much loved by Jacky, myself, and our children, Jennifer and Jason. I pray for peace in your hearts for all of you, knowing he is with his Savior now. May God bless you all. Much Love, Janis

Name: James Wright
Message: Words to express the feeling of respect that I have always had for Mr. Burt are so hard to come by at a time like this. Family please know that you are in the thoughts and prayers of your friends during this difficult time. But remember Gods word assures us that to be absent from the body is to be present with The Lord. God Bless each of you.

Name: Mary Catherine McBee
Message: My prayers are with your family. Mr. Burt was a fine man and will be remembered always.

Name: Judy & French Wynne,Jr.
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this sad time. Frank was a fine man, and he will be missed dearly.

Name: Tracy and Monica Nichols
Message: We will always have great memories of Mr. Frank. His family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Greg and Lagina Hayes
Message: You all are in our thoughts and prayers.


Name: Marie Robinson Raymond Quimby
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Raymond & Marie

Name: Tina Battles, Rn

Name: Andy Gibbs
Message: Dear Family Newton: The Eagle Democrat was and will always be an integral part of the lives of those of us who hail from Bradley County. From the Pink Tomato Edition to the Fall Football Edition to the Christmas Edition and everything in between, Mr. Newton's life work has left an indelible imprint upon us all. So long Bob Newton and thank you for the memories. Our family's prayers and thoughts are and will be with you. Andy Gibbs Frisco, TX

Name: Suzette Russell
Message: Thinking of you all during this difficult time. Lot's of fond memories, My brother Stephen & I sold Eagles from a very early age & after his accident I took on his route too, continued selling until I was in 10th grade. I helped my girls sell them. They started before Mindy was in 1st grade they saved their money & purchased a trampoline. That was an exciting day for them girls. We will miss him @ Molly's on Sunday. Suzette Russell & Family/Sue Woodard

Name: Suzette Russell
Message: Thinking of you all during this very difficult time. Lot's of fond memories, so loved the story telling. You all are in our thoughts & prayer's. Suzette & family (Sue Woodard)

Name: Richard and Karen McDougald
Message: This world lost a good Christian man this week. He will be missed by us all. All of you are in our prayers.

Name: Judy Richard Cox
Message: Mark and Gina and family, so sorry for your loss. Praying for each of you!

Name: Ruby Burt McKinney
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I always called him "Uncle Frank" even though he was Daddy's cousin. I always felt Daddy was still here through Uncle Frank because they looked so much alike. I will miss him.