Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 19, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. in the Sunrise Chapel at Walters Funeral Home for Johnny W. Burns, 70, who passed away on Tuesday, February 16, 2016. Deacon Russell Hayes, Chaplain at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center, will conduct the ceremony.
Survivors include his wife, Brenda Burns of Lafayette; two sons, Corey James Burns and his wife Kamie of Baton Rouge, and Chad Michael Burns and his fiancé Adrienne Berard of Broussard; and two grandchildren, Julia and Collin Burns of Baton Rouge.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Edna and Johnny Burns, Sr.
Johnny proudly served his country in the United States Army, and was a member of the American Legion Post 69.
He was the Owner/ Operator of Acadian Mortgage Company of Lafayette for 11 years.
Visitation hours will be observed on Friday, February 19, 2016 from 1:00 p.m. until time of service.
Memorial contributions can be made in his name to the Wounded Warrior Project at www.woundedwarriorproject.org/donate.