James Edward "Jimmy" Burnham age 63 of Putnam, AL went home with Jesus in Heaven on February 6, 2021 at Rush Foundation Hospital in Meridian, MS. He was born March 26, 1957 in Mobile, AL to Edward Berry Burnham and Elsie Irene Burnham. He was a retired maintenance mechanic of 42 years with Kimberly-Clark and a member of Putnam Baptist Church. He was a man of God who always showed the love of Jesus. "The righteous man walks in his integrity; His children are blessed after him." Proverbs 20:7.
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He is survived by his loving wife, Lisa D. Burnham; two sons, Jeremy Burnham (Val) and Jason Burnham (Kate); three daughters, Jill Allen (Ray), Emily Burnham (Matthew), and Scarlett Dumindin (Kevin); two brothers, Bill Burnham (Ann) and David Burnham (Barbara); sister, Joyce Leiser (Doug); nine grandchildren, Trey Allen, Mary Grace Allen, Jonathan Burnham, Addie Burnham, Dominic Burnham, Remy Burnham, Caleb Dumindin, Hudson Dumindin, and Bonnie Dumindin.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward Berry Burnham and Elsie Irene Burnham, and his brother, Marshall Burnham.
Visitation will be held at Putnam Baptist Church on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 from 6 to 8 pm, Funeral services will be held at Putnam Baptist Church on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at 11:00 am with Pastor Mike Stanley officiating. Burial will follow at Putnam Baptist Cemetery.
Active Pallbearers will be, Jason Burnham, Jeremy Burnham, J.L. Pipkins, Harrell Downey, Wilske Gamble, and Jimmy Kiper.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Sonrise Baby Home, c/o Putnam Baptist Church, 150 Bunny Creek Road, Thomasville, AL 36784.
Arrangements by O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home.