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Evelyn “Joan” Burdett

(ROANOKE) Graveside services for Evelyn “Joan” Burdett, 89, of Roanoke, will be held on Friday, Nov. 11, 2022, at 11 a.m. at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Roanoke with the Rev. Rickey Cannon officiating.

The family will receive friends at the church fellowship hall after the service from noon to 2 p.m.

Mrs. Burdett passed away on Sunday, Nov. 6, in her home.

Survivors include: husband, Willian “Oscar” Burdett; sons, Charles Randall (Donna) Burdett of Stafford Va., Kevin Lynn (Scott Miller) Burdett of Pasadena Calif.; two grandchildren, Jason Randall (Emily Harder) Burdett of Ashburn Va., Tyler Preston (Bekah Wardlow) Burdett of Fredericksburg Va.; predeceased by her parents; son, Ricky Oscar Burdett; brothers Edward Lamberth, Glenn Lamberth; and sister, June Griffin.

Mrs. Burdett was born in Clay County, on Feb. 18, 1933. She is the daughter of Charlie and Mrytis Lamberth. Mrs. Burdett was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church of Roanoke and was a devoted mother and homemaker for 71 plus years.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at Alzheimer’s Association National Capital Area Chapter 8180 Greensboro Drive, Suite 400 McLean, VA 22102. Online condolences may be expressed at

Quattlebaum Funeral Home, Roanoke.

Evelyn “Joan” Burdett

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