Charles “Kayo” Edward Burnside

Published 8:09 am Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Charles “Kayo” Edward Burnside


Charles “Kayo” Edward Burnside, 86, husband of Marilyn Mills Burnside, died Thursday, November 29, 2018 at the Hospice Care Center.

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He was born May 6, 1932, in Garrard County, Ky., to the late Rev. Charles A. and Isabelle Lane Burnside. Charles was retired from Kings Foods and a nember of Mt. Freedom Church, Wilmore, Ky.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Charles K. (Beverly) Burnside; daughters, Karen (Marlin) Burnside Taylor and Donna L. Burnside; daughter-in-law, Ellie Burnside; sister, Drucilla Highland; grandchildren, Brent and Eric Burnside, Chris Taylor, Kimberly Walter, John Burnside, Marla Seraji, Charles Neal Burnside and Emily Walters; and 12 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, James S. Burnside; and brothers, J.R., Earl, Ralph, Clyde and Joe Burnside; and a sister, Ruth Grider.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Monday, December 3, 2018 at Parksville Baptist Church, Danville, Ky., with Pastor David Hewitt officiating. Interment will be in the Parksville Cemetery.

Visitation will be Sunday from 2-6:00 p.m., at Betts & West Funeral Home.

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