Regina Isabella Walker Burkhart

Published 2:26 pm Thursday, May 18, 2017

Regina Isabella Walker Burkhart, 100, of Lexington, died Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Lexington Health Care.

A graveside service was held at 4 p.m. Thursday May 18 at Forest Hill Memorial Park, with the Rev. Colleen Danson officiating. Burial followed in the cemetery.

Mrs. Burkhart was born in Davie County on April 20, 1917 to the late Charlie Paul Walker and Bertha Beauchamp Walker.

She was preceded in death by her husband Glenn Wilson Burkhart, son, Harold G. Burkhart, sisters, Helen Ijames, Vera Everhart and Eva Mason.

She was a lifelong member of Second Reformed United Church of Christ. She retired from the Davidson County Sheltered Workshop after 35 years and taught Sunday school in the primary department at the church for years.

Surviving: son, Paul Burkhart (Barbara) of Advance; daughters, Rachel Layton (Don) and Jane Burkhart (Joe) of Lexington; sisters, Selma Hamilton  and Inez Berrier of Lexington;  7 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and 6 great-great grandchildren.

Memorials: Hospice of Davidson County, 200 Hospice Way, Lexington, 27292.