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Robert Monroe Burkett
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Obituary for Robert Monroe Burkett

Robert Monroe Burkett, age 79, of Saltville, Va. passed away on January 12, 2018 at his home. He was preceded in death by his parents Chris and Lillian Taylor Burkett, a brother Billy Burkett and sister Nancy McGlocklin. Mr. Burkett was a member of the Chilhowie United Methodist Church and Chilhowie Fire Department, a former employee of Marley Mouldings and the S.W. Virginia Regional Jail Authority.

He is survived by his daughters
Rebecca Ann Burkett of Raleigh, N.C.
Sara C. Morehead and her husband Todd of Roanoke, Va.

Grandchildren Nathan Chapman and Cayden Morehead

Former spouse and friend Phyllis Burkett of Saltville, Va.

Sister Christine Mottesheard of Draper, Va.

Several nieces and nephews

Funeral services for Mr. Robert M. Burkett will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Monday, January 15, 2018 in the D.R. Henderson Funeral Home with Mr. Aaron Peery officiating.
Burial will follow in the Mount Rose Cemetery. The family will receive friends from noon until 2:00 prior to the service.

Online condolences may be made at
D.R. Henderson Funeral Home in Saltville, VA is serving the Burkett family.

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