FORT WALTON BEACH, FLOrida Carolyn Hale Burnett, 76, passed away April 28, 2019 in Fort Walton Beach, FL, where she has resided since 1967. Carolyn was born in Leaksville, NC on July 18, 1942 to the late Roy Dillard Hale Sr. and and Mary Fulcher Hale. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her brother, Roy Dillard Hale Jr. of Stoneville, NC. Carolyn is survived by her husband of 58 years, Gary Lee Burnett of the home, sister, Brenda Hale Carpenter (Butch) of Greensboro, NC, sister-in-law, Sandra Burnett Self of Eden, NC, and numerous nieces and nephews. Condolences at McLaughlinMortuary.com.