Roy Lee Burchfield, 79, of Dalton, passed away Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at his residence.
He was preceded in death by his father, Sam Burchfield; mother, Beulah Groves Burchfield and niece, Donna Shoates.
He was a member of Tunnel Hill Church of Christ.
He is survived by his wife, Sara Carter Burchfield of the residence; daughter and son-in-law, Pamela and Donny Strickland of Resaca; sister, Vivian Shoates of Dalton and brother, Bob Burchfield of Chatsworth; grandchildren, Scout Strickland and Colt Strickland, both of Resaca; nieces and nephews.
The memorial service to honor the life of Roy Burchfield will be Saturday at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Brother Roy Clark officiating.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 11 a.m. until the service at 1 p.m.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Hospice of Chattanooga, 4411 Oakwood Drive, Chattanooga, TN 37416.
Arrangements are by Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, Dalton. For more information, call (706) 259-7455.