James Thomas Burchett, age 62, of Martin, KY, husband of Sharlene Samons Burchett, passed away on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at his residence. He was born on June 8, 1956, a son of the late Flem and Huldia Boyd Burchett. He was a tree trimmer for Asplundh and attended the Arkansas Creek Church of Christ.
In addition to his wife, Sharlene, he is survived by two sons: Bobby Hopson and James Anthoney (Ashley) Burchett, both of Martin, KY, one daughter; Pamela (Ronnie) Samons, Allen, KY, two brothers; Bradis (Gracie) Burchett, David, KY and Raymond (Roxie) Akers, Pritchard, WV, five sisters; Etta Faye Whitt, WV, Dixie (Jim) Catterton, IN, Pearl (Arnold) Mulkey, Betsy Layne, KY, Margaret (Hazie) Boyd, Banner, KY, Barb (Gordon) Williams, Dwale, KY and four grandchildren; Elizabeth, Makayla and Ronnie Samons and Josh Hopson.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one daughter: Sarah Elizabeth Burchett, one brother; Wendell Burchett and one sister; Tavia Nunemaker.
Funeral service for James will be conducted at 1:00 PM on Saturday, June 30 in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel with Ronnie Samons and Roy Robinson officiating. Burial will follow in the Samons Family Cemetery, Arkansas Creek, Martin, KY. Visitation is 6 PM on Friday at Hall Funeral Home, Martin, KY.