Dan Vernon Burkholder, age 87 of Waleska, passed away on Monday, August 19, 2019 at his residence. A graveside service will be held on Friday, August 23rd at 10am at Georgia National Cemetery. Family and friends are asked to meet at Darby Funeral Home at 8:30am to go in procession to the cemetery. A reception will follow the service at the Burkholder residence. He is survived by: Wife - Carolyn Burkholder of Waleska Son - Dan Jacobs of Houston, TX. Son - Scott Jacobs of Atlanta Daughter - Janice Fowler of Waleska Daughter - Susan Jacobs-Meadows of Atlanta Six grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild also survive. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to Reinhardt University or Waleska United Methodist Church. The caring staff of Darby Funeral Home are honored to serve the Burkholder family.