Jeanette Marie Locklear, age 69, of Barryton passed away on Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at Central Michigan Community Hospital in Mt. Pleasant. She was born on August 4, 1942 in Hamtramck, MI to John and Michelangela (Urbano) Burman. Jeanette enjoyed watching QVC on the T.V., shopping, cooking and making crafts. She will be greatly missed.
Jeanette was a loving wife of Furman Locklear of Barryton; caring mother of David (Burnett “Nett”) Gossett of Mecosta and Fawn Locklear of Barryton; stepmother to Rosiebell Locklear of N.C., Anniepearl (Ernest) Yow of N.C. and Estelle Hanline of N.C., beloved sister of Frances (Ron) Lesniak of Warren, Beverly Evans of Ferndale, Rochelle “Shelly” (David) Gillispie of AL and JoAnn (Donnie) Hall of TN; adoring grandmother to, Tiffany Gossett, Jerrell Mays, David Gossett II, Alicia Gossett, Whitney Gossett, Johnny Gossett and Quentin Gossett, Fawn Riza-Locklear and Antonio Riza-Locklear, Brandi Locklear, Junior Locklear, Donald Locklear, Sherry Locklear, Linda McMillan, Tewayne Boles and Wade Kelly Suggs, Diane Jarry, Shelly Jacobs and Dave Jacobs and Ernest “Lee” Yow. She also leaves behind her “son” Aaron (Tiffany) Lesniak, many step-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and close friends.
Jeanette was preceded in death by her parents, an infant son Darren Locklear, son Furman Randall Locklear, stepchildren, Darlene Suggs and Thurman Locklear and a grandson Eddie Chavis.
Visitation will be Friday, 6PM to 8PM at the Daggett Funeral Home in Barryton. Funeral services will be held at 12PM on Saturday with visitation one hour prior at the funeral home. Pastor Gary Bryan will be officiating.
Jeanette will be laid to rest at East Fork Cemetery in Barryton.