JOHN L. BURDETTE, SR.
John Lewis Burdette, Sr., 76 of Rocky Ridge, MD, died Saturday, December 22, 2012. He is survived by his wife Jean Tufts Burdette, two children John L. Burdette, Jr. and Franklin L. Burdette, step-son- Douglas Tufts, seven grandchildren, six great grandchildren and 11 step grandchildren, siblings George Hillard, Jane Bryan and James R. Burdette. Preceded in death by his sister Evelyn Bower, his first wife Betty L. Burdette, his daughter-in-law Janet Burdette and his step-daughter Kathleen Lawhorne.
John worked as a surveyor for Montgomery County Government retiring after 34 years.
The family will receive friends at the Stauffer Funeral Home, 1621 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick Sunday, December 30, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held at the Boyds Presbyterian Church, 19901 White Ground Road, Boyds, MD on Monday, December 31, at 11 a.m. Interment church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing, may make memorial contributions to the Boyds Presbyterian Church, at the above address zip code 20841.