Mr. Jack Mitchem Burns, 73, of Vale, formally of Valdese, passed away on Wednesday March 8, 2023, at his residence after a brief illness.
Mr. Burns was born December 8, 1949, in Burke County, a son of the late Jack and Agnes Ramsay Burns. Jack served his country as a member of the US Air Force during the Vietnam War. He was employed as a master craftsman in the furniture industry.
Surviving are his daughter,Jacquelyn Michele Burns of Lakewood, CO, three sisters, Linda Cabot of Valdese, Rosemary Burns-Clark of Little River, SC and Tracy Tucker of Columbus, OH. Also surviving are his grandchildren, Jack Houston and Zachary Corley both of Lakewood, CO and a number of nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life with Military Honors will be at a later date to be announced at a later date.
An online guestbook and obituary is available at
Heritage Funeral Service and Crematory is assisting the Burns family.