I am sure my grandmother is very pleased with the dignity and care given for her final goodbye. The celebration was uplifting and flawless and my family and I will be forever grateful.
July 24, 1962 — November 25, 2017
Marie Burkhead Summitt, 55, of Mt. Washington, KY, passed away on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at her home. She was a former shipping/receiving manager for K-Mart, a member of Kings Baptist Church, and attended Olive Branch United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Fred Robert and Rose Burkhead; and a brother, Rob Burkhead. She is survived by her daughter, Christy Summitt; one brother, Danny Burkhead (Shiela); sister-in-law, Mitzi Burkhead; nieces, Danielle Marie, and Christina; nephews, Dakota, Robbie and Cody; along with seven great nieces and great nephews; and one great-great niece. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home with burial to follow in Kings Church Cemetery. Friends may visit from 1 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and after 11 a.m. Thursday.