Roy Thomas Burchette


Roy Thomas Burchette, 53, passed away peacefully Thursday, April 1, 2021, at his residence surrounded by family.

A celebration of life will be held at 277 Poole Rd., Troy, on Saturday, April 10, 2021, 3 p.m., at the home.

Roy was born on May 22, 1967 to the late William Howard Burchette and Jean Garrett Burchette in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. He was in the Navy and enjoyed spending time with his family and good friends. He loved sports, going to Topsail Beach and was full of laughter. He fought long and hard since 2007.

He is survived by his wife Marisa McRae Burchette of the home; sons, Chad Burchette (Kaitlin) of Troy and Casey Burchette of Charleston, South Carolina; daughters, Chelsea Ely (Chris) of Troy, Corey Burchette (Summer) of Star and Crystal Burchette of Greensboro; grandchildren, Willow and Paxton Burchette; sister, Tanya Davis (Jimmy) of Virginia Beach; brother, Bill Burchette (Paula) of Christiansburg, Virginia; nephews, J.P., Ryan and Andrew; nieces, Sami, Kaitlyn and Madison.   

Bumgarner Family Funeral Service is serving the family.

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