Marty Ray Burns, Sr., 48, of Tallahassee, passed away Thursday, September 5, 2013, at Capital Regional Medical Center. A graveside service was held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 14, 2013, at Fort Braden Cemetery in Tallahassee. Faith Funeral Home handled arrangements (850.539.4300 or www. faithfuneralhome.com).
Marty was a lifelong resident of Tallahassee. He was the owner of Specialty Cuts Tree Service and was also a mechanic. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and attending mud-bogging events.
He is survived by; his wife of 20 years, Jeri Burns of Tallahassee; one son, Ray Burns of Tallahassee; and his mother-in-law, Barbara Mathis of Tallahassee.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Marion Ray Burns and Judith Ann Paul Burns.