Gladys Joyce McClain Burchett Griffin, age 74, of Corbin, passed away on Tuesday July 20, 2021 at Baptist Health in Corbin.
Born in Lee County, Virginia, she was a daughter to the late Wilson McClain and Barbara Dingus McClain. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Levi Burchette; and siblings, Kyla McClain, Deborah Owens, David McClain, and Bobby Joe McClain. Gladys was a homemaker who loved copying scriptures, crocheting, and playing Nintendo.
She is survived by her children, Larry Burchette (Christina), Donald Burchette, Gary Burchett (Angela), and Linda Rose; Grandchildren; Phillip Burchette (Mogan), Bethany Montgomery (Steven), Kevin Burchette, Courtney Wells, Gary Burchett Jr., and Jeremy Sharp; great granddaughter, Phoenix; siblings, Donnie McClain (Brenda), Scotty McClain (Cathy), Shirley Painter, Earl McClain, Gary McClain (Mossie), Barbara Jean Steele, Rhonda McClain, and Judy Day; and by a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends who will mourn her passing.
Visitation will be from 6-9pm on Friday July 23, 2021 at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home, 607 Master Street, Corbin, KY; where messages may be written to the family at vankirkgrisellfuneralhome.com
Funeral Service for Gladys Griffin will be held at 2pm on Saturday July 24, 2021 at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home with Rev. Jim Cook officiating.
Burial will follow in the McHargue Cemetery in Laurel County.
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