Ruth Burns

Dispensary Manager and Chief Frame Stylist

Ruth was born in Memphis, Tennessee, and grew up in Collierville. She graduated from Collierville High School in 1986. Before joining Drs. Burnett and Burnett worked previously in the eye care field with eleven years of experience. Ruth married Joel Burns in 2011. They have four children. Jacee, Rachel, Ben, and Baylee.  Ruth has two grandsons.   Ruth enjoys babysitting!   She also likes spending time with family and friends.  Ruth loves the mountains and enjoys “antiquing” with her husband Joel.  If she could move a mountain to West Tennessee, she would be in heaven.

Ruth stays busy in the office managing the optical dispensary.  She continues to be involved with general patient care when she has time.  Ruth enjoys finding the perfect eyeglasses for patients and making patients happy; this includes researching to find that perfect eyeglass frame, in the perfect size and color.  Any time a patient needs something or has questions regarding their eyewear, Ruth handles that with a smile and makes sure every patient is extremely satisfied.