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OBITUARY: David Ray Francis, 74, of Burnet died Sept. 27, 2013

A memorial service for David Ray Francis, 74, of Burnet is noon Oct. 5 at East Lake Fellowship Church in Silver Creek.

David was born in Austin, Minn., on Nov. 3, 1938, to Linden and Gladys Iversen Francis and died Sept. 27, 2013, at home in Burnet surrounded by his loving family.

David proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. After his enlistment, he came home and worked as an automobile mechanic until his retirement.

He is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Clara; sons, Lee Reese and Tony Reese; daughters, Brenda Reese, Carol Francis and Keri Francis; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Arrangements by Edgar Funeral Home, 109 N. Main St. in Burnet, (512) 756-4444. Go to to express condolences.