Paulette Roark Syra, age 74, of Somerset, KY, passed away on Monday, January 01, 2018 at her residence.

Paulette was born on August 10, 1943 in Chimney Rock, KY to the late Albert Burdine and Marie Higgins Burdine.  She loved gardening and making quilts.  Paulette attended Mt. Victory Church of God.

She is survived by two sons, Mark Roark of Dayton, OH and Brian (and Chasity) Roark of Somerset; two daughters, Jenifer Roark and fiancé, Anthony Roe of Somerset and Virginia (and Mitch) Turner of Dayton, OH; three brothers, Gary (and Becky) Burdine of Indianapolis, IN, Daryl Burdine of Indianapolis, IN and Jerry Burdine of Indianapolis, IN; three sisters, Betty (and George) Charles of Indianapolis, IN, Cathy Charles of Indianapolis, IN and Joyce Watkins of Somerset, KY; ten grandchildren, Samantha Roark, Justin Roark, Matthew Roark, Francesca Roark, Charles Bradley, Allen Watson, Kelsey Turner, Kelly Turner, Kody Roark and Dylan Roark; and seven great grandchildren.

Along with her parents she was preceded in death by two sons, Frederick Roark and Richard Roark; two daughters, Melissa Roark and Barbara Roark; and two brothers, Dave Burdine and Robert Burdine.

Visitation will be on Friday, January 5, 2018 from 10:00am until 1:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Her funeral service will follow on Friday at 1:00pm at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Steve Mullins officiating.  Burial will be at Providence Cemetery in Somerset.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be made Hospice of Lake Cumberland or Providence Baptist Church.

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Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Paulette Syra.