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Joseph Christopher "Joey" Burt

June 20, 1982 ~ January 23, 2018 (age 35)

Joseph Christopher “Joey” Burt, 35, of Hartford passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born June 20, 1982 in Owensboro, Kentucky to Kevin Burt and Teresa Rhye Burt. Joey was a member of Living Faith Baptist Church in Hartford, Kentucky.

Joey was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Eldon and Nancy Schroader; two uncles, Timothy Rhye and Anthony Rhye.

Survivors include his wife, Tabitha Gaddis Burt of Hartford; one son, Gavin Burt of Hartford; three daughters, Laney Burt, Paisley Burt, and Madelynn Burt all of Hartford; parents, Kevin and Teresa Burt of Utica; one sister Heather (Rob) Penny of Owensboro; paternal grandmother, Phyllis Masters of Utica; paternal grandfather, Jerry Burt, paternal step-grandfather, Glenn House and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Friday, January 26, 2018 at Living Faith Baptist Church in Hartford, Kentucky with Rev. Greg Hillard and Bro. James Wedding officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Utica, Kentucky. Friends may visit with Joey’s family from 6:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. Thursday at Living Faith Baptist Church and Friday from 9:00 A.M. until the time of the service at the church.

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