Charles Jerry "Charlie" Burden, 76, of Worth Co., GA died Friday, January 3, 2020 at his residence. Funeral services will be held Monday, January 6, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. at Mathews Funeral Home. Rev. Ross Powell will officiate. Interment will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.
Mr. Burden was born in Glenville, GA to the late Willie Burden and Lillie Mae Fussell Burden. He moved to Albany, GA in 1969 moving from Fitzgerald, GA and was the former owner of Charlie’s Paint & Body Shop. He was preceded in death by brothers, Kenneth Burden, Horace Burden and a sister, Dorothy Floyd Weller. Charlie loved his family and was loved by them.
He was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include his daughter, Tammy Mays and her husband Gary, Albany, GA, a brother, Stanley Burden, Winter Haven, FL and a sister, Abbie Bodiford, Charleston, SC., stepchildren, Kayla Thomas (Patrick), Ashburn, GA, Whitney McCall (John), Leesburg, GA, John Austin (Claira), Brunswick, GA, grandchildren, Taylor Gatlin (Tiffany), Leesburg, GA, Lawson Gatlin (Jessica), Leesburg, Morgan Gatlin, Sylvester, GA., his step grandchildren, Kelsey Mays of Cedartown, GA., and Katie Mays of Moultrie, GA., and seventeen great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. until the funeral hour at Mathews Funeral Home.
You may also visit the family at 5005 Van Cise Lane, Albany, GA, 31721.
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