Nellie Opaline Burden
Nellie Opaline Burden, age 85 of Morgantown, KY passed away Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at her residence. Nellie was born on Saturday, October 31, 1936 in Horse Branch, KY to the late Walter and Sadie Allison Dehart Peay. She was a member of Mt Vernon Missionary Baptist Church and retired from Rosewood Health Care Center in Bowling Green, KY.
Nellie enjoyed fishing, gardening, canning, spending time with family and friends especially her grandchildren. Other than her parents she is preceded in death by one grandson Mark Morris; half brother Charlie Baize and half sister Sue Boswell.
Nellie Opaline Burden is survived by her husband of 66 years Ezra Burden of Morgantown, KY; four children Carolyn Swift (Carl), Michael Burden, Charles Ezra Burden (Denise) and Wendell Lee Burden all of Morgantown, KY; 6 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; half sister Cindy Craft (Buddy) of Owensboro, KY; half brother Billy Baize (Laura) of Whitesville, KY and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at the Jones Funeral Chapel Monday, January 10, 2022 at 1:00pm with Bro. David Daugherty officiating. Burial will be in the Mt Vernon Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday, January 10, 2022 from 9:30am until funeral time at 1:00pm at the Jones Funeral Chapel. Please share any photos, memories, condolences or light a candle in memory of Nellie at www.jonesfuneralchapel.com. Jones Funeral Chapel is honored to be serving the family of Nellie Burden.