The following obituary is being posted as a courtesy to the Burr family. On behalf of the Miller-Rivers-Caulder family we extend our love and prayers to the family. All online condolences will be forwarded to the family.
Lloyd Franklin Burr, 73, of Chesterfield, SC died Saturday, October 10, 2020. A lifelong resident of Chesterfield County, SC, Mr. Burr was born on January 27, 1947 to Lloyd Clinton Burr and Frances Deese Burr of the Douglas Mill community in Chesterfield, SC. He was a 1965 graduate of Chesterfield High School, Chesterfield, SC.
Following high school, Mr. Burr followed his father into the timber business beginning his career as an associate with Stone Container managing a woodyard. Subsequently Mr. Burr served large timber and land organizations including Canal Wood, Almond Forest Products, and Edwards Wood Products before becoming an independent timber dealer in 2000. He retired in 2004 and spent his hard earned golden years pursuing his passions of barrel racing and cultivating his farm in Chesterfield, SC.
Mr. Burr was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Wilson Clinton Burr.
Surviving are his wife, Linnett Thomas Burr of the home; daughter, Shirley Denise Barefoot (Robert) of Patrick, SC; granddaughter, Hunter Michelle Barefoot (fiance, Asher Burnett) of Patrick, SC; grandson, Ty Kinley Barefoot of Patrick, SC; nephew, Ricky Burr of Chesterfield, SC; stepson, Adam Michael Foard (Clare) of Jefferson, SC; step-grandson, Wyatt Middleton Foard of Jefferson, SC; stepson, Ethan Thomas Foard (Elese) of Jefferson, SC; step-granddaughter, Augusta Belle Foard of Jefferson, SC and god-daughter of the heart, Lili Lara (Tripp Stroman) of Swansea, SC.
A Celebration of Life Service for family and close friends will be held on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at Greenlawn Memorial Park of Pageland with Pastor Don Rhyne officiating. Committal will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park of Pageland.
The family welcomes everyone to visit Baumgartner Funeral Home, from 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM, Monday, October 12, 2020 to sign the register book and pay their respects.
For the health and safety of all family and friends due to COVID-19, we ask that you practice social distancing and wear a mask at all times.
In memory of Mr. Burr's love of nature, in lieu of cut flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Arbor Day Foundation - Trees in Memory program (
The family would like to extend their appreciation to Regency Southern Care Hospice, especially Nurse Beverly.
Online condolences may be made to the family at baumgartnerfh.com
Baumgartner Funeral Home of Pageland, South Carolina (www.baumgartnerfh.com) is assisting the Burr family.
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