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Alfred B. Burks
Birth: Feb. 9, 1888
Carroll County
Georgia, USA
Death: May 26, 1967
Cullman
Cullman County
Alabama, USA

My grandfather-Was born in Carroll County Georgia in 1888 to T.F. and Eliza Margaret (Watters) Burks-Grandson of Alexander and Tabitha Milam Burks, and his GGP`s are believed to be Elisha and Patience Dunston Burks.He and both his future wife Bessie Brown came to Alabama in a covered wagon as young children. They were married on 10/25/14 by Rev. J.C. Moody at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Hiram Brown (Bessie` parents). This union prouduced 7 children, 4 of whom lived to adulthood. 3 of their children who died as infants are buried a few plots down from them. Their youngest daughter, Alla Bea, (our dear Mother) is interred right next to them. 
 
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 Parents:
  T.F. Burks (1847 - 1913)
  Eliza Margaret Watters Burks (1861 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Eula Bessie Brown Burks (1888 - 1971)*
 
 Children:
  Alfred Loyal Burks (1916 - 1990)*
  Ora Hoyett Burks (1918 - 1990)*
  Myrtle V. Burks Mueller (1920 - 1992)*
  Alla Bea Burks Alvis (1924 - 1984)*
 
 Siblings:
  William A. Burks (1871 - 1906)**
  Henry Burks (1886 - 1948)*
  Alfred B. Burks (1888 - 1967)
  Walter J. Burks (1895 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
"Asleep in Jesus"
 
Burial:
Pilgrims Rest Cemetery
Bethel (Cullman County)
Cullman County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: Carolyn
Record added: May 17, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8780977
Alfred B. Burks
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Alfred B. Burks
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