TheTimesTribune.com, Corbin, KY

Obituaries

April 25, 2014

E.C. Burkhart

CORBIN — E.C. Burkhart,  70,  of Lily,  passed away on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Baptist Health Corbin.

Born in Lily, he was the son of the late   Ernest Ray Burkhart and Eula Jones Burkhart. E.C. was retired from Cummins Diesel in Columbus, Ind. He was a U.S. Army Vietnam veteran and a member of D.A.V. Chapter 158 in Keavy, the V.F.W., and the American Legion.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers,  Alvin and David Malcolm Burkhart; granddaughter, Erica Whitney Burkhart;   and nephew, John Leonard.

He is survived by his wife,   Toni Burkhart; children: James Michael Burkhart, Gayla Jean Burkhart,   and  Tracy Ann Figeuroa; stepchildren: Rebecca Ann Davis, Scott Edward Comer, and Todd Matthew Comer; grandchildren: Veronica, Keira, Darrian, Mackenzie, Trey, Isaiah, Paul, Rebecca, Lindsay, Kyle, Jenna, Zane, Kalia, Kelani, and Kai; two brothers: Donald W. Burkhart and Ernest Ray Burkhart Jr.; two sisters: Margie Alice McIntosh, and Elsie Fay Leonard; and numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends.

The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 27, 2014, at Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home with the Rev. Walter Fletcher officiating. Burial will be in the Hopkins Cemetery with military honors by Keavy D.A.V. Chapter 158.

The family will receive friends from 6-9 p.m. on Saturday, April 26, at Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home.

Messages may be written at www.vankirkgrisellfuneralhome.com

1
Text Only
Obituaries
Front page
Featured Ads
AP Video
Couple Channel Grief Into Soldiers' Retreat WWI Aviation Still Alive at Aerodrome in NY Raw: Rescuers at Taiwan Explosion Scene Raw: Woman Who Faced Death Over Faith in N.H. Clinton Before 9-11: Could Have Killed Bin Laden Netanyahu Vows to Destroy Hamas Tunnels Obama Slams Republicans Over Lawsuit House Leaders Trade Blame for Inaction Malaysian PM: Stop Fighting in Ukraine Cantor Warns of Instability, Terror in Farewell Ravens' Ray Rice: 'I Made a Huge Mistake' Florida Panther Rebound Upsets Ranchers Small Plane Crash in San Diego Parking Lot Busy Franco's Not Afraid of Overexposure Fighting Blocks Access to Ukraine Crash Site Dangerous Bacteria Kills One in Florida Workers Dig for Survivors After India Landslide Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Facebook