Orpha Naomi Burdette, 88, of Maysel, formerly of Procious, went home to be with the Lord Sunday, April 27, 2014, after a long illness.
Born August 11, 1925 in Bickmore, she was the daughter of the late Okey B. and Jessie (Arbogast) Neal. In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by her husband Russell Burdette Sr., sisters, Pauline Neal and Violet Samples, brothers, Denver (Dan) Neal and Johnny Neal and half-brother Okey (Chuck) Neal.
She was a member of Horner's Fork Baptist Church, Procious, but attended Maysel Baptist Church before her illness, 3 years ago.
Orpha is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Russell Jr and Karen Burdette and 11 half siblings.
Graveside service will be held 11:00 A.M. Thursday, May 1, 2014 at Sams Cemetery, Procious, with Minister Wayne Smith officiating.
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