Robert "Bob" Burchard, 77, of Winder passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2012.
He was a member of the Winder Wesleyan Church and the Joy Fellowship Senior Citizens Group. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force
and the Air National Guard, serving as a staff sergeant in Germany during the Berlin Crisis. He was a native of Syracuse, NY and graduated from Minoa High School as Valedictorian in 1953. He is preceded in death by his parents, the late Howard G. and Grace Coon Burchard.
Survivors include: his wife of 45 years, Carol M. Burchard of Winder.
Visitation will be held Saturday, October 27 from 6 – 9 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Sunday, October 28 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Smith Funeral Home with Rev. Rick Shockley, Greg Moore and Al Garvin officiating. Entombment will be at Evergreen Memorial Park in Athens following the service.
Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.