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Richard C. Burts

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“I have so many treasured memories of "Uncle Dick". One of my earliest was following him around a path through the woods near "the cabin" as he gently...Read More »
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“I cared for Richard for a short time with home well senior care. Richard would always sing to me when I would ask him or if I was singing to him he...Read More »
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“We at Chautauqua were saddened to hear of Dick's ascension. He has been such a vital part of our audience all the way back to our beginning. It was...Read More »
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Richard was born on November 11, 1919 and passed away on Sunday, September 10, 2017.

Richard was a resident of Greenville, South Carolina at the time of passing.

Dick graduated from Furman University in 1940 where he was a member of the SAE fraternity and the Quaternion Club.

A Memorial Service will be held at Rolling Green Village on Saturday, September 16, 2017, at 3:00 PM. Interment will take place at a later date. Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Southeast Chapel SEP 16. 03:00 PM Rolling Green Village 1 Hoke Smith Boulevard Greenville, SC, US, 29615 Memorial Service begins.

Memorials may be sent to The Richard and Annamarie Burts Scholarship Fund at Davidson College, Davidson College Donor Relations, Box 7195, Davidson, NC 28035; to the Smith/Smart Residents Support Endowment Fund at Rolling Green Village, Rolling Green Village, 1 Hoke Smith Boulevard, Greenville, SC 29615, ATTN: Lynn Lentz; or to a charity of your choice.