Mr. Robert "Bob" Burchard

August 27, 1935October 24, 2012

Robert " Bob " Burchard, age 77, of Winder, passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2012. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Carol M. Burchard of Winder. He is preceded in death by his parents, the late Howard G. and Grace Coon Burchard. He was a member of the Winder Wesleyan Church and the Joy Fellowship Senior Citizens Group. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and the Air National Guard, serving as a staff sergeant in Germany during the Berlin Crisis. He was a native of Syracuse, NY and graduated from Minoa High School as Valedictorian in 1953. Visitation will be held Saturday, October 27, 2012 from 6 until 9 PM at Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA . Funeral services will be held Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 2 PM in the chapel of Smith Funeral Home with the Reverends Rick Shockley, Greg Moore and Al Garvin officiating. Entombment will be at Evergreen Memorial Park, Athens, GA, following the service. Smith Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.


  • Visitation Saturday, October 27, 2012
  • Funeral Service Sunday, October 28, 2012

Mr. Robert "Bob" Burchard

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Donna (Foederer) ODonnell

October 30, 2012

Carol, My sister Barbara and I grew up next door to Bob and his parents. We have many fond memories of the Burchard family during those years. Please accept our heartfelt sympathy for your loss.

Wesley Harris

October 28, 2012

I worked with Bob for several years. He was a very intelligent man and he had a good work ethic. I really enjoyed the time I worked with Bob.

October 28, 2012

During this time of sorrow may you be comforted by Gods promise that he is near to those that are broken at heart. And those crushed in spirit he saves. (Ps 34: 18) May the thought of seeing your loved one again bring you peace. Acts24:15

October 27, 2012

Dear Carol, We were sorry to hear of Bob's passing. Dick Woods called us. Our prayers and thoughts are with you. Dan and Liz Koch

Harriet Chapman

October 27, 2012

Carol, may you always feel God's love through the arms of family and friends as they surround you at this time.

October 26, 2012

Carol, our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Clare and Dick Woods

Carole Machell

October 26, 2012

I am so sorry to hear of your husband's passing, Carol.

October 26, 2012

Dear Carol, I am so sorry that Bob passed away.There isn't a day that goes by that I don't think of you and remember my time with you and Bob in Georgia. Love always Sharon Hudgins/McGannon

October 26, 2012

Thinking of you.
Jean Coon

October 25, 2012

Our deepest condolences to you Carol.

With Much love,

Rose and Neil DeVore