James “Jim” Adrian Burdette, 76 of Lenoir passed away Thursday, December 1st, 2022 following a period of declining health.

Jim was born on October 3rd, 1946 in Greenbrier County, West Virginia to the late Paul Burdette and Georgia Huffman Burdette. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather to his family. Jim was a dedicated Civil Estimator for many years where he formed lasting friendships. His willingness to help everyone and his wonderful humor and smile was a trait of his personality that was very special. He also loved to spend time outdoors playing golf, hunting, and watching sports with his family and friends.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded on death by a son, Travis Ray Burdette.

Those left to cherish his memories are his wife, Tina Withers Burdette of the home; children, James Richard Burdette, Codi Burdette Johnson (Zach), and Austin Douglas Burdette (Taylor); grandchildren, Addison Johnson, Mason Williams, and Easton Burdette; siblings, Paul Richard Burdette (Shirley), Jerell Wyatt Burdette (Ginger), and Brenda Kay Burdette Walthall; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, December 10th, 2022 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Mackie Funeral Service with Pastor Stephen Owen officiating.

The family will receive friends Saturday, December 10th, 2022 one hour prior to the memorial service.

Inurnment will be private at Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Amorem of Hudson at 902 Kirkwood Street, NW
Lenoir, NC 28645.

An online guestbook and obituary is available at www.mackiefh.com

Mackie Funeral Service and Cremations is assisting the family.