Funeral services for Gilbert Burchett were held Tuesday at Lindley Funeral Home in Chillicothe.
Burial was at Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Chillicothe.
Memorials may be made to the Cameron Restoration Branch of the Church of Jesus Christ, Cameron, and may be left at or mailed to the funeral home.
Gilbert L. Burchett, 96, Chillicothe, died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in St. Joseph.
Mr. Burchett was born the son of Elmer Elsworth and Cora Bell (Coulson) Burchett on April 20, 1911, in Westfalis, Kan.
He was married to Maryann Howland on Jan. 20, 1936, in Warrensburg. She died on March 9, 2005.
He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Cora Carolyn; a brother, Archie; two sisters, Beatrice and Mildred; and an infant great-grandchild.
Survivors include one daughter, Kay Chance of Chillicothe; one brother, Gene Burchett of Chillicothe; six grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.