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Visitation

Raeford Presbyterian Church
Monday October 19th, 2015
10:00am - 11:00am

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Visitation

Raeford Presbyterian Church
Monday October 19th, 2015
10:00am - 11:00am

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Funeral Service

Raeford Presbyterian Church
Monday October 19th, 2015
11:00am

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Funeral Service

Raeford Presbyterian Church
Monday October 19th, 2015
11:00am

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Richard Burkhart

Richard Lewis Burkhart, 99, of Raeford, died Friday October 16, 2015. He was born June 24, 1916 in Indianapolis, Indiana to the late George Noble Burkhart and Lucy Elanor Noble. He graduated from Purdue University and the University of Michigan and was a Forestry Manager. A WWII Veteran, he retired from the US Army as a Colonel. He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his wife of 73 years, Lucille McNeill Burkhart; daughters, Marsha Lucas and her husband Bob and Elizabeth Godwin and her husband Michael; 5 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Monday October 19, 2015 at Raeford Presbyterian Church, 128 W. Edinborough Ave., Radford, with a visitation scheduled one hour prior, at 10:00 AM in Ropp Hall. Burial will follow in the City of Raeford Cemetery. Online condolences may be made to www.mcneillmackiefuneralhome.com The family suggests Memorials to Raeford Presbyterian Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 1570, Raeford, NC 28376. Arrangements by McNeill Mackie Funeral Home of St. Pauls.


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Wish we could be there with you, but please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers. We are there in Spirit. Blessings to you, Mrs. Burkhart; Beth, Chris, Ashley, and your children and spouses; John, Shala, Trinity & Emma Grace; Sean & Kylie; Dawn, Sean, Tyler & Austin; Mike, Bob, and a big hug for dear Marsha! Heaven has gained a loving angel. Mike & Sandra

Mike & Sandra Boyd Oct 19 2015 12:00 AM

You are all in our thoughts and prayers today. Richard was a good man who lived his family and country. He was one of a kind. God bless you all.

Lisa & Steve Smith Oct 19 2015 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss. We have fond memories of holiday parties shared. He lived an amazing life and was an inspiration to everyone who met him.

William and Mary Phelps Oct 18 2015 12:00 AM

Thinking of your family and sending our love.Richard was a great man and a delight to know. He will be missed by many!

Andy and Celia Hill Oct 18 2015 12:00 AM