Carrie Ellen “Tree” Burkett passed away Sept. 19, 2017, at Adventist Health Sonora.

Carrie was born and raised in Sonora. She attended Sonora High, graduating in 1996. She played drums in The Golden Regiment Band. Carrie was a compassionate person who loved her family and friends. She was totally devoted to her animals past and present. She will be missed by her family and friends.

Carrie is survived by her mother, Mary Ann Danner, of Sonora; her father, David Burkett, of Sonora; brother, Richard Danner, of Nevada; grandmother, Bettie Burkett, of Modesto; niece and nephew, Samantha and Travis, of Nevada; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins; and her beloved pets, Luke and Pussy Willow.

She was preceded in death by her cousins, Chad and Jared; and her beloved pets, Gretchen and Cypress.

Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Sept. 23, 2017, at Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home, 225 E. Rose St., Sonora.