Richard Elvin Burkett Sr. (1944 - 2014)

  • " so sorry for the loss of Richard. He was a good person,..."
    - Carl Denssmore
  • "Hey Lana and family, we were so sorry to hear the news..."
    - Pat Sledd

Richard E. Burkett, Sr.

Mims, FL

Richard Elvin Burkett, Sr. passed away Tuesday July 15, 2014. He was born on December 16, 1944, in Leeville, SC.

Richard is survived by his loving wife, Lana Burkett; his two sons, Richard Burkett, James Burkett; three grandchildren, R. Bailey, Logan and Marleen; great-grandson, Trenton; brother, William Stone; three sisters, Mary Jane Adams, Elaine McAlum, and Donna Kay Amick.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Temple Baptist Church. Burial will follow at the La Grange Cemetery.

Please sign Richard's guestbook at

Funeral Home
North Brevard Funeral Home
1450 Norwood Avenue Titusville, FL 32796
(321) 269-9222
Funeral Home Details
Published in FLORIDA TODAY on July 19, 2014