Joan Ann Burns


Joan Ann Burns, 89, of Rainelle, passed away Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at her home following a long illness.
Born December 28, 1929, in Iron Mountain, Michigan, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Edith Morgan Quick.
Joan was a homemaker and member of the Rainelle United Methodist Church. In her last years, she enjoyed keeping up with friends on Facebook.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her beloved husband of almost 60 years Ray Burns; and 2 sisters, Elizabeth Fink and Doraline Moore.
Survivors include her son Benny Burns of Rainelle; her daughter Barbara Pauley (Brian) of Loudon, Tennessee; 1 grandson Brian Burns of Rainelle; 2 great-grandchildren Alyssa and Brayden Burns; nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
As per her request, the body was cremated.
There will be a celebration of her life at a later date.
Arrangements by Smathers Funeral Chapel, Inc., Rainelle.
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Published on July 16, 2019
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