Mr. Harry D. Burden age 87 of Jacksboro passed away Tuesday, November 19, 2019. He was a Member and Elder of LaFollette Church of Christ. Harry founded, and along with his Sons, operated Jacksboro Body Shop. He was a founding member of CORA (Campbell Outdoor Recreation Association), a member of the first Jacksboro City Council after its incorporation in 1968, and served as Foreman of the Grand Jury for many years. Preceded in death by Parents, Noah M. and Christina Chittick Burden, and Sister, Margaret Peugot.
Survivors: Wife, Mrs. Frances Gamble Burden; Daughter, Jenette Burden Heatherly; Sons, Don Burden, and Avery Burden and Wife, Nicky; Grandchildren, Jessica Hazel and Husband, Ben, Jake Heatherly and Wife, Madison, Vee Walden and Husband, Brent, and Noah Avery Burden; Great-Grandchildren, Elise, Shelby, Asher, Reagan, and Crew; Brother, Bob Burden; Several Nieces, Nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral Services Thursday 7 P.M. at LaFollette church of Christ with Minister Jim Wesson and Minister Ben Shafer officiating. Congregational Singing will be lead by Perry Vinsant. The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 P.M. Thursday before Funeral Services. Family and friends will meet Friday 11 A.M. at Campbell Memorial Gardens for Graveside Services and Interment. The family respectfully requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to LaFollette church of Christ Mission Fund, P.O. Box 328, Jacksboro, TN 37757 or Alzheimers Tennessee, P.O. Box 10088, Knoxville, TN 37939-9910. Online condolences for Mr. Burden may be made at www.waltersfuneralhome.net. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Harry D. Burden.
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