Carlos Darrell Burdette
Carlos Darrell Burdette
  • February 18, 1934 - June 17, 2017
  • Charleston, West Virginia

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Carlos Darrell Burdette, 83 of Charleston & Danese, passed away Saturday June 17, 2017 at home.

Carlos was born in Putney on February 18, 1934 to the late Donald & Erma Ratliff Burdette. He was retired from the Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 625 with 50 plus years’ 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 & 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 & Lauren (Morgan) Conley both of Charleston; great grandchildren, Aila & Avery Conley both of Charleston.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Thursday June 22, at Stevens & Grass Funeral Home, Malden with Pastors Areo Sharp & 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 think Kanawha Hospice and all the nurses for the love and care given to Carlos.