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Charles W. Burden

February 20, 1938 ~ July 25, 2020 (age 82)


Charles William Burden, 82, of Madisonville, KY passed away on Saturday, July 25, 2020 at his home.

He was born in McLean County, KY on February 20, 1938 to the late William and Verta Burden. 

Mr. Burden was a member of First Assembly of God in Madisonville, KY and had retired as a coalminer from Andalex Coal Company.  He played golf and enjoyed working on golf clubs, and he liked UK Basketball.  Mr. Burden loved his grandchildren and loved to laugh and joke around.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers and sisters: Gus Burden, Alice Monhollon, Vickie Stone, JoAnn Dockery, and Gloria Dean Burden.

Mr. Burden is survived by his wife of 62 years, Lois Ann Burden; his four children: Vanessa Guyette and her husband, William, of Bowling Green, KY, William Burden and his wife, Donna, of Dalton, KY, Melissa Miller and her husband, Gregory, of Nebo, KY, and Sherri Burden of Madisonville, KY; one sister in law, Jean Burden; one brother in law, Pat Dockery; ten grandchildren: Christopher Martin, Andrew Burden, Robert Martin, Carisa Castleberry, Joshua Thompson, Stephen Dexter, Justin Thompson, Ashley Burden, Aubree Dexter, and Austin Burden; eleven great grandchildren: Emma Martin, Ryan Martin, Mylie Thompson, Grace Dunning, Braiden Thompson, Abigail Thompson, Trevor Castleberry, Lydia Dexter, Sophie Castleberry, Camden Martin, and Declan Martin;  and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 11:00 AM at First Assembly of God in Madisonville, KY with Jeff Todd officiating and Mitch Cotton and William Burden assisting and burial to follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Earlington, KY.

Visitation will be on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Reid-Walters Funeral Home in Earlington, KY and from 9:00 AM until service time at 11:00AM on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at First Assembly of God in Madisonville, KY

In accordance with the order by the governor and at the request of the family, please wear a mask.

Pallbearers will be Mr. Burden’s grandsons.

Memorial contributions can be made to First Assembly of God Mission Department.

Reid-Walters Funeral Home in Earlington, KY is in charge of the arrangements.

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July 28, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Reid-Walters Funeral Home, LLC
202 E Farren Ave, PO Box 156
Earlington, KY 42410

July 29, 2020

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Madisonville First Assembly of God
3406 Hanson Rd
Madisonville, KY 42431

Funeral Service
July 29, 2020

11:00 AM
Madisonville First Assembly of God
3406 Hanson Rd
Madisonville, KY 42431


Madisonville First Assembly of God- Mission Fund
3406 Hanson Rd, Madisonville KY 42431

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