"Education improves everything."
~ CEDRIC BURNETT
ABOUT THE CANDIDATE
A native of Tunica County, Representative Cedric Burnett graduated from Rosa Fort High School. He earned his associate degree in applied science from Northwest Community College and a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from the University of Memphis.
Burnett has served as a funeral director at Henderson Funeral Home for the past 34 years. He is a board member of the North Delta Planning and Development District, a member of The Delta Council and a former member of the Tunica County Board of Supervisors.
He and his wife, Tishia, have been married for 10 years and are members of Lane Chapel C.M.E. Church.
ABOUT HOUSE DISTRICT 9
Counties represented: Tunica, Quitman, Tate, Coahoma
School Districts represented: Coahoma County AHS School District, Coahoma County School District, Quitman County School District, Tate County School District, Tunica County School District