Rory Keith Burnette

February 7, 1963 - May 23, 2023

Rory Keith Burnette

Rory Keith Burnette, 60, of Owensboro, Kentucky passed away on May 23, 2023. He was born February 7, 1963, in Charleston, South Carolina to Anna Mildred Tivitt Burnette and the late Roger Shelton Burnette. Keith is an Army veteran. He worked at Hines Precision as an assembly operator.

Keith was an amazing dad and always there for his son. He loved UK basketball, spending time with his family, and watching his nieces and nephews play sports. He also enjoyed history, working crossword puzzles, and watching Jeopardy.

Keith is preceded in death by his father.

Along with his mother, Keith is survived by his son, Caleb (Tawny) Burnette of Owensboro; siblings: Rhonda (Donnie) Ross, Robin (Bobby) Aud, Rena Burnette, and Rosanna (Randy) Powers; and several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, and cousins.

Services will be at 1:00 pm on Saturday, May 27, 2023, at Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory. Visitation will be from 11:00 am until the time of service on Saturday at the funeral home.

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Burnette. Leave your messages of condolence for the family of Rory Keith Burnette and sign his virtual guestbook at