Obituary for "B.J" Burns
B.J. Burns Jr., 46, Richmond, died at 10:21 p.m., Tuesday, October 31, 2017, from injuries sustained from a ruptured brain aneurysm.
B.J. was born on Dec. 20, 1970, in Richmond, Ky and was a lifelong area resident. He enjoyed working on cars, being outside, always being the comedian in the room and being around family and friends.
He is survived by his life long partner, Tonya Creech, his son Corey Creech, his daughter Bryanna Cates, his son-in-laws, Jonathan Creech & Austin Cates, his mother and step-father, Stella and Gary Covey; his step-mother and late father, Wilma and B.J. Burns Sr.; Three Brothers, Mikeal Burns, Faron Robinson, Bill Robinson; Three Sisters, Belinda Robinson, Tina Burns, Sherry Owens; Sister-in-laws, Gail Robinson, Terry Burns; Brother-in-law, Ron Owens and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews and friends.
Visitation will be held from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 5, at Lakes Funeral Home in Berea. Burial will be in Pilot Knob Cemetery and serving as pallbearers will be Larry Ray, Johnathan Pearson, Brandon Creech, Bill Robinson, Faron Robinson, Bobby Bowen, Adam Burns & Mikeal Burns. Honorary pallbearers include, Jonathan Creech, Austin Cates, Ricky McHone, Eddie Creech, Cody Creech & Michael Klein.
Contributions in memory of B.J. may be made to Lakes Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to the B.J. Burns memorial fund.