Willie Burnside, 99, of Ivydale, West Virginia, died June 5th at Roane General Hospital, Spencer.

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 65 years.

Surviving are one son, Shirley Burnside of Ivydale, 11 grandchildren, several great and great-great grandchildren.

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.