Walter Oliver Burkett III

Born: Fri., Feb. 24, 1961
Died: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018

Celebration of Life

6:00 PM Tue., Aug. 14, 2018
Location: Grace Chapel


6:30 PM to 7:00 PM, Tue., Aug. 14, 2018
Location: Grace Chapel

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Walter O. Burkett, III, 57, of West Columbia passed away Thursday August 9, 2018. He was born February 24, 1961 in Columbia, SC. 

He was a member of Grace Chapel Church, was a skilled woodworker, and trapped wildlife for the department of wildlife.

Mr. Burkett is preceded in death by his father, Walter Burkett, II and mother, Jessie  Tingen Burkett;

He is survived by his wife, Doris Burkett; daughter, Katie (Mark) Herrmann of Lexington; son, David Burkett of Charleston; granddaughter, Charlotte Herrmann; and sister, Becky Welch of Irmo.

A memorial service will be held at 6 pm Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at Grace Chapel. The family will receive friends following the service at the church. Burial will be held at a later date at Fort Jackson National Cemetery.

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