Obituary for Enola Gay Burcham

Enola Gay Burcham, age 76 of Dublin passed away Sunday, April 17, 2022 at the Pulaski Health and Rehabilitation Center. Born March 5, 1946 in Galax, Virginia she was the daughter of the late Thomas Allen Grimes & Emma Mae Winesett Grimes. She was also preceded in death by her siblings, Almeta (Ray) Frazier, Cromer (Helen) Grimes, Evans (Marie) Grimes, Cleeta (James) Mabe, Doug (Eva Mae) Grimes, Christine Miller, Eva (Don) Lineberry and brother-in-law, Denton Carter.

Enola and James attended the Pulaski Church of God.

She is survived by her 

Husband – James Robert Burcham, Jr. – Dublin 

Sister – Leona Carter – Galax

Brother – Donald (Dorothy) Grimes – Woodlawn

Sisters-in-law – Bessie Tickle – Draper, Geraldine “Gerry” Collins – Wytheville

Brothers-in-law – Jerry Miller – Pulaski, Garnie (Evelyn) East – Max Meadows 

Many nieces and nephews

Funeral services will be 2:00 PM – Friday, April 22, 2022 at the Family Worship Center, Pulaski (955 Memorial Drive) with Rev. Dr. Milton Carter officiating. The family will receive friends one hour before service time Friday at the Church.

Interment will follow at the Pickett Cemetery (Pleasantview Road – Austinsville, VA). To sign Enola’s online guestbook, visit

Bower Funeral Homes – Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.