He was born June 8, 1924 in Granite and moved to Graham, Texas in 1987 from Bethany. Burden was a retired civil service worker and served in the U.S. Army during WWII.
Survivors include: wife, Leta Burden of Graham, Texas; sons, Tom Burden and wife, Diedra of Breckenridge, Texas and Jerry Burden and wife, Pat of Norman; sister, Norma Taylor of Altus; eight grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.
Funeral services for C.T. Burden will be private. McMillan-Satterwhite Funeral Home in Graham, Texas is in charge of arrangements.