Joseph Quinton Burdette, 87 of Franklin, formerly of Fayetteville, passed away on Monday, September 10, 2018, in Carrollton, GA. He was born in Austell (Cobb County), GA on January 15, 1931 to the late Fannie and Oscar William Burdette. Joe was a member of the Fayetteville Masonic Lodge #711. He proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He was retired from the United States Postal Service.
Joe was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Crews Burdette, and is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Pam Gregory (Bill); his grandchildren, Christopher Gregory (Dana) and Carrie Everitt (Elliott); his great-grandchildren, Thomas, Harris, Graham and Jerome Everitt; his sisters, Elizabeth Fuller, Lois Howell (Jim) and Lou Etta Bailey (H.R.); and numerous nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service will be held at 4:00 PM on Saturday, September 15, 2018 in the Chapel of Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Fayetteville, with Rev. Scott Hannah and Rev. Elliott Everitt officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 3:00-4:00 PM prior to the service.
Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Fayetteville – www.mowellfuneralhome.com