HARTFORD – Terry “Birddog” Burden, 63, of Hartford, died Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2021, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was a member of New Assembly Church in Hartford. Drag racing, Kentucky Wildcat basketball and softball were just a few of his many passions. His biggest passion was always helping someone, his wife Patty, his kids and six grandkids.
Terry was preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and Lorrine Burden; two sisters, Mary Faye Burden and Brenda Morris; and his infant twin boys, Terry Lynn and Berry Glenn Burden.
Survivors include his best friend and wife of 45 years, Patty Burden, of Hartford; one son, Michael Burden, of Hartford; one daughter, Crystal Burden, of Hartford; two grandsons, Jase Burden and Lane Wright, of Hartford; four granddaughters, Braylee Wright, of Hartford, Kelly Burden (Tyler Sharp), of Beaver Dam, Gracie Burden and Lowla Burden, of Island; one brother, Roger (Linda) Burden, of Beaver Dam; one sister, Linda (John) Coleman, of Morgantown; and several nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date at New Assembly Church by Pastor Leland Geary.