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Edward Eckhart, 86, Burkesville, KY (1929-2016)

He was a former employee of Dover Elevator Company, was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of American Legion Post 119. He was a native of Baltimore, Maryland, and a resident of Cumberland County, KY, at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Clarence & Elizabeth Lane Eckhart. His wife, Hazel Eckhart, survives. He leaves 10 direct and 14 step living descendants.
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Edward Eckhart, age 86, of Burkesville, KY passed away on Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Cumberland County Hospital, Burkesville, KY.

Funeral service will be Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 1pmCT, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY with burial in Burkesville Cemetery with military honors. Family requests visitation on Monday, January 18, 2016 from 2pm until 9pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

Edward Eckhart, 86, Burkesville, KY (1929-2016)

Ed was born on February 02, 1929 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was the son of the late Clarence and Elizabeth Lane Eckhart. He died Saturday, January 16, 2016 in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, at the age of 86 years, 11 months, and 14 days.

He was a former employee of Dover Elevator Company, was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of American Legion Post 119.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three grandchildren, Elizabeth McKendrick, Angela McKendrick, and Nickolas McKendrick.

Survivors include:
  • His wife: Hazel Eckhart of Burkesville, KY

  • Three daughters: Frances Martini (and Drew)of Chattanooga, TN; Christine McKendrick (and Andrew) of Palm Harbor, FL; and Stephanie Mascovyak (and Michael) of Sparks, Maryland

  • One step daughter: Lisa Davidson(and Dusty) of Middletown, Indiana

  • Two step sons: Joe Davidson(and Joyce) and Stevie Davidson (and Alison) all of Burkesville, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Lisa Stone, James Jordan, Anne Kirby, and Michael Kirby

  • Five step grandchildren: Stevie Joe Davidson, Mikey Calvert, Valerie Lone, Candi Norris (and Josh), Chelsea Calvert (and Paul)

  • Three great grandchildren: Zachary Stone, Sophia Stone, and James Jordan, Jr.

  • Six step great grandchildren: Kylie Joe Key, Charles Kain, Brooklyn Lone, Preslee Norris, Tyleigh Norris, and Coy Norris

  • and a host of other relatives and friends
Send condolences to the family of Edward Eckhart

Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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