MARKED TREE — Randall Lowery Burcham of Payneway/Marked Tree was born March 16, 1938, in Rienzi, Miss., to Orlando Lowery Burcham and Doris Yancey Burcham.
He died Feb. 13, 2021, after battling COVID-19 in Jonesboro. He was a 1958 graduate of Messick High School in Memphis.
Starting with a route for Taystee Bread, he later assumed managerial positions in the grocery business, which included Kroger in Collierville, Tenn. He retired as a regional manager for Country Mart.
He attended Marked Tree Church of God.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Ronnie Burcham.
He is survived by his three children, Tina Burcham Smith (Artie) of Senatobia, Miss., Scott Burcham of Payneway/Marked Tree and Stacia Burcham Blagg of Horseshoe Lake; two sisters, Mrs. Joan Eubanks of Hot Springs and Mrs. Jane Carruth of Tupelo Miss.; four granddaughters, Alyssa Smith Hoshell and Kristen, Lauren and Jennifer Layman; and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday and visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. until service time at Marked Tree Church of God, 114 Allyn St., Marked Tree, officiated by the Rev. Patrick Tucker. Interment will follow service in Tyronza Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the care of Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home of Marked Tree.