Walter Jr. Burdine, age 68, of Somerset, KY, passed away on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, KY.

Walter was born on May 11, 1949 in Somerset, KY to the late Walter and Hilda Dodson Burdine.  He was owner of Burdine Trucking and enjoyed farming, watching western movies, and visiting with neighbors and family.  Walter was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by his wife, Devonna Harris Burdine; a daughter, Tina Beth Burdine; a stepdaughter, Angela (Whitaker) Patterson; eight grandchildren, Alisha Mercer, Christopher Patterson, Sasha Patterson, Jennifer Price, Zakary Pennington, Shaun Whitaker, Stephanie Whitaker and Amanda Whitaker; four great grandchildren, Michael Price, Kaley Messamore, Kaden Whitaker and Koda Patterson; three brothers, Wendell Burdine, Richard (and Charity) Burdine and Bobby Burdine; four sisters, Shirley “Sissy” Caudill, Patty Gossett, Juanita Cummins and Katherine Sears; and several nieces and nephews.

Along with his parents he was preceded in death by one grandson, Jarred Blake Bachman; one stepson, Richard Allen Whitaker; five brothers, Lonnie Burdine, Bethel Burdine, Merle Burdine, Danny Hill and Dale Hill; one infant brother; and one sister, Joyce Burdine.

Visitation will be on Friday, December 15, 2017 from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

His funeral service will be held on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 11:00am at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Kevin Bullock officiating.  Burial will be at Acorn Cemetery.

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Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Walter Burdine.