Willie Burnside, 99, of Ivydale, West Virginia, died June 5th at Roane General Hospital,
Born in Clay County he was a son of the late Decker and Verna Tanner Burnside. He was a
coal miner and a saw mill operator, a member of the Hallburg Baptist Church at Hallburg. He
was the last member of the Burnside Gospel Quartet and was a well known gospel singer for
Surviving are one son, Shirley Burnside of Ivydale, 11 grandchildren, several great and
He was preceded in death by his wife, Jessie Burnside, one son, Harrison Burnside and
daughter, Opal Rogers.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, June 8 at 2:30 p.m. at Nebo Baptist Church, Nebo. Rev.
Darrell Mollohan will officiate. Interment will be in the Church Cemetery. Friends may call at
Stump Funeral Home, Arnoldsburg, WV from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday.