Mrs. Clarissa Baker Burchett, age 83, of Olive Hill, Kentucky, passed away, Thursday evening, October 29, 2020, at her residence surrounded by her loving family.
She was born November 22, 1936, in Olive Hill, Kentucky, a daughter of the late Thurman and Ada Barker Baker.
Clarissa was of the Christian faith, and a life long member of the First Baptist Church of Olive Hill, and retired from the United States Postal Service in Grahn, Kentucky and Grayson, Kentucky. She enjoyed attending church services, cooking and spending time with her family and breakfast club friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one great grandaughter, Devyn Reann Burchett; one brother, Jack Baker; and one son-in-law, H.P. Menix.
Clarissa is survived by her husband of 61 years, Ronald “Ronnie” Burchett, one son, Steven Burchett (Rene) of Olive Hill, Kentucky; one daughter, Sharla Menix of Olive Hill, Kentucky; five grandchildren, Jarrod Burchett, Sarah Maggard, Jordan Burchett, Jamison Burchett and Jessica Reed; nine great grandchildren, Sawyer Maggard, Hadlei Maggard, Jonah Reed, Leighton Maggard, Adaya Reed, Austin Maggard, Addison Reed, Jade Martin and Julien Burchett; one sister, Glenna Powers of Ashland, Kentucky. She also leaves many other family members, church family and friends will sadly mourn her passing.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, November 1, 2020, at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Kentucky, with Sister Anita Wells and Brother Landon Copley officiating. Interment will follow at the Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Olive Hill, Kentucky.
Friends may visit from 11 a.m. to 2 Sunday, November 1, 2020, at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 West Highway 60, Olive Hill, Kentucky 41164.
Clarissa grandchildren will serve as pallbearers.
Due to COVID-19 regulations, we ask that you wear a mask and practice social distancing.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.globefc.com.