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Sarah Frances Burks Glaze
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Birth: unknown
China Grove
Pike County
Alabama, USA
Death: Apr. 14, 2010

Daily Post Athenian

Sarah B. Glaze

Apr 14, 2010

Sarah B. Glaze, 90, of Sweetwater, died Wednesday, April 14, 2010.

She was born in China Grove, Ala., and was a member of Browder Memorial Methodist Church and the Ladies Auxiliary of Sweetwater VFW 5156. She served as district president of VFW and state secretary, and was a volunteer at Sweetwater Hospital. She and her husband founded the County Line Browder Memorial Perpetual Cemetery Fund and did custodian care until his death. She was an avid quilter and did community service.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Carl Dean Glaze and S.L. Glaze; one son, Jackson J. Glaze; her parents, Daniel and Annie Burks; five brothers, Amos, F.B., Turner, James and Curtis Burks; and three sisters, Alma English, Josephine Turner and Mildred Burks.

Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Rita and Jerry Richesin and Brenda and Paul Lingerfelt; one daughter-in-law, Cindy Glaze; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two brothers, Vernon Burks of Arizona, and Albert Burks of Texas; and one sister, Louise McKee of Florida.

The body is at Sweetwater Memory Chapel, where the family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. in the chapel with the Rev. Doug Alexander officiating. Burial will follow in West View Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the East Tennessee Children's Hospital Development Office, 2018 Clinch Ave., Knoxville, TN 37916; or to the China Grove Cemetery Trust Fund, c/o Troy Bank and Trust, P.O. Box 967 Troy, AL 36081.

Sweetwater Memory Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel Dozier Burks (1875 - 1955)
  Annie Elizabeth Turner Burks (1886 - 1961)
 
 Spouses:
  Carl Dean Glaze (1913 - 1954)
  Samuel Lawrence Glaze (1921 - 1996)
 
 Children:
  Jackson J Glaze (____ - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Frances Burks Glaze (____ - 2010)
  Alma Burks English (1905 - 1994)*
  Josephine B. Turner (1908 - 1998)*
  Robert Turner Burks (1914 - 1981)*
  Annie Lee Burks (1917 - 1917)*
  Louise Elizabeth Burks McKee (1921 - 2010)*
  Amos Sherrod Burks (1927 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West View Cemetery
Sweetwater
Monroe County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Glenda Rowland
Record added: Apr 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51199885
Sarah Frances <i>Burks</i> Glaze
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