Helen Elizabeth <I>Carlisle</I> Burdette

Helen Elizabeth Carlisle Burdette

Dickerson, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Death 10 May 2011 (aged 82)
Dickerson, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row D, Lot 39 Upper, Site 4
Memorial ID 66750226 · View Source
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- James Maurice Carlisle [1889-1959]
- Bettie Columbia (Fields) Carlisle [1898-1989]

Married Lloyd Wilkens Burdette in 1948

- Nancy Burdette [1951-2019]
- Gary L. Burdette
- Terry H. Burdette

Frederick News-Post - May 12, 2011

Mrs. Helen Carlisle Burdette, 82, of Dickerson, MD, passed away on Tuesday, May 10, at Frederick Memorial Hospital after a short illness.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd "Bill" Burdette.

Born on November 20, 1928, in Dickerson, she was the daughter of the late James Maurice Carlisle and Bettie Fields Carlisle.

She was a 1946 graduate of Poolesville High School where she was President and Valedictorian of the class. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Family always came first in her life. She enjoyed numerous trips to Disney World with her children and grandchildren. A stay-at-home mom for 20 years, she returned to work at the National Geographic Society in 1970. She spent the last 28 years of her career as a Federal employee at "the best place in the world to work," the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency in Washington, DC, until retiring at the age of 80.

She is survived by three children, Nancy Burdette Gallo and her husband Peter, of Barnesville, Gary Burdette and his wife, Jan, of Dickerson, and Terry Burdette and his wife, Barbara, of Woodsboro. She is also survived by six grandchildren, Amy Riggs and her husband, Jeremy, of Frederick, Tara Burdette, of Urbana, Jimmy Burdette, of Bethesda, Jennifer Abbamonte, of Washington, DC, Lisa Corrigan and her husband Matt, of New Market, and Bryan Abbamonte and his wife, Claire, of Odenton, as well as three great-grandchildren, Ashley and Bethany Corrigan, and Tyler Riggs. She is survived by two brothers, James "Bo" Maurice Carlisle, Jr., of Dickerson, and Richard "Dee" Vernon Carlisle and his wife, Donna, of Frederick.

She was preceded in death by sister-in-law, MaryAnn Carlisle, and sister, Fannie Ensor and her husband, Harry Ensor.

The family will receive friends on Friday, May 13, 2011 from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM at the Hilton Funeral Home, 22111 Beallsville Road, Barnesville, MD. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, May 14, 2011, at Barnesville Baptist Church, 17917 Barnesville Road, Barnesville, MD. Pastors Joe Ivey and Wayne Roberson will officiate the ceremony.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society and the American Heart Association.

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  • Created by: Glenn Wallace
  • Added: 10 Mar 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 66750226
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Helen Elizabeth Carlisle Burdette (20 Nov 1928–10 May 2011), Find a Grave Memorial no. 66750226, citing Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Glenn Wallace (contributor 46802463) .