Martha H. Burkhalter (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Funeral Services for Mrs. Martha Harris Burkhalter, 91, of North Augusta, SC, who entered into rest June 19, 2011, will be conducted Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock from the Posey Funeral Chapel. Rev. Jerry T. Matthews officiating. Interment in Pineview Memorial Park. Mrs. Burkhalter was a native of New Madrid, Missouri, having made North Augusta her home for the past 55 years. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of North Augusta and the Hope Bible Class, where she served as Secretary. Mrs. Burkhalter retired from J. B. White's, the Credit Bureau of Augusta and the W. H. Burkhalter Company. She was the wife of the late James Franklin Harris and the late William Hammond Burkhalter. Survivors include her son, James Jeffrey Harris, Charlotte, NC; a daughter and son-in-law, Melinda(s)and(s)David Wong, West Palm Beach, FL; four grandchildren, Collin Wong, Meg Franklin, Bess Hindsman and Jeffrey Stanford Cardo; daughter-in-law, Beth Cardo Harris, Charlotte, NC; special friends, Tom and Faye Cuspid, Sali Cuspid and Cari and Kenny Dukes. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803-278-1181). Visit the registry online at: Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-June 21, 2011