Richard Lee Burrows
1941 - 2021
BORN
1941
DIED
2021
FUNERAL HOME
Rolan G Taylor Funeral Home
289 S Main St
Winchester, KY
Richard Lee Burrows
March 29, 1941 - August 2, 2021
Winchester, Kentucky - 80, husband of Carla Pence Burrows for 59 years, passed away Monday, August 2, 2021. He was born March 29, 1941 in Scott Co. to the late Oscar and Ona Morris Burrows. He was a US Army Veteran, serving in the 11th Calvary, retired from IBM, a Kentucky Colonel, member of the AmericanLegion, and member of Christview Christian Church. Richard received a Citation of Valor and Outstanding Service Award from the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of KY. He also did the POW MIA Ceremony for Military Freedom Fest and was duly commissioned as Admiral of the Great Fleet of the Commonwealth. In addition to his wife, Richard is survived by his children: Cindia/David, Stacy/Angela, and Christopher; grandchildren, Melissa /Eric, Bridget, Allyson and Ashley; great-grandchildren, Eli, Isaiah, Owen, Isabella, Dylan and Clayton; sisters Patsy and Geri. Service will be on Monday August 9, 2021 at 11:00 am, at Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St., Winchester, KY. Visitation will take place on Sunday, from 2:00 till 5:00 pm. also at the funeral home. Burial Monday at 1:30 pm, at Camp Nelson National Cemetery, Nicholasville, KY.


Published by Lexington Herald-Leader on Aug. 6, 2021.
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MEMORIAL EVENTS
Aug
8
Visitation
2:00p.m. - 5:00p.m.
Rolan G Taylor Funeral Home
289 S Main St, Winchester, KY
Aug
9
Service
11:00a.m.
Rolan G Taylor Funeral Home
289 S Main St, Winchester, KY
Aug
9
Burial
1:30p.m.
Camp Nelson National Cemetery
Nicholasville, KY
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Rolan G Taylor Funeral Home
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It was a pleasure knowing him. I'm heartbroken that I won't see him at my office anymore; he always put a smile on our faces and such a bright spot in our day. Heartfelt condolences to his family.
Deborah Hutchinson
August 15, 2021
So very sorry Carla to hear of Richard passing. May the spirit of our Father God cover you with comfort during this time.
Albert Schooler
Friend
August 5, 2021
On behalf of the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels, the Order offers its deepest condolences and is proud of a life well lived by Colonel Burrows. Sherry Crose, Executive Director Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels
Sherry Crose
August 4, 2021
Aunt Carla and family, Our prayers are with you. We love you. Going to miss Uncle Richie so much. Love Billy and Linda
Billy and Linda dooley
Family
August 3, 2021
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