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Carlos Darrell Burdette, 83, of Charleston and Danese, passed away Saturday June 17, 2017 at home.
Carlos was born in Putney on February 18, 1934 to the late Donald and Erma Ratliff Burdette.
He was retired from the Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 625 with 50 plus years of service. He attended the Faith Freewill Baptist Church, Danese and was of the Second Advent Christian faith. He was a US Navy Veteran and loved camping and attending Blue Grass Festivals.
Along with his parents he was preceded in death by brothers, Don, Elmer, Vernor and Harold Burdette; sisters, Peggy Tawney and Loretta Hall.
Carols is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Jo Ann Hanshew Burdette; daughter, Rhonda (Ron) Norman of Charleston; son, Darnell Burdette of Charleston; sister, Reathel Thompson of Virginia; brother, Marlin Burdette of Charleston; grandchildren, Eric Douglas and Lauren (Morgan) Conley both of Charleston; great grandchildren, Aila and Avery Conley both of Charleston.
Funeral services will be held at 11 AM Thursday, June 22, at Stevens & Grass Funeral Home, Malden with Pastors Areo Sharp and Allen Whitt officiating. Viewing and Committal service will follow at 2:30 PM at Wallace Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel, Clintonville.
A visitation with family and friends will be held from 6 to 8 PM on Wednesday, June 21 at the funeral home.
The family would like to thank Kanawha Hospice and all the nurses for the love and care given to Carlos.
The online guest book can be accessed at www.stevensandgrass.com.
Stevens & Grass Funeral Home, Malden is in charge of arrangements.
Published on June 20, 2017
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