|Death: ||Aug. 26, 1968|
Excerpts from her obituary in the Pike County News, Aug. 29, 1968:
Mrs. Cora Burke, Retired Tacher, Taken By Death
Funeral services for Mrs. Cora Tackett Burke, 69, of Wales, Ky., a retired school teacher ...
She died at 1:15 p.m. Monday at the Pikeville Methodist Hospital, Unit One, after a short illness.
Born in Pike County, she was a daughter of Willis Tackett and Rachel Osborne Tackett. She was a member of the Enterprise Church for 23 years and she was a retired school teacher. She taught school for 25 years.
Survivors include her husband, Oliver Burke; a daughter, Mrs. Juanita Mullins, of Crystal River, Fla.; four brothers, F. M. Tackett, Benny Tackett and C. E. Tackett, all of Wales, and Robert Tackett, of South Whitney, Inda., and five sisters, Mrs Dorothy Bumgardner of North Manchester, Ind.; Mrs. Lillie Hall, of Weeksbury; Mrs. Flora Johnson of Huntington, Ind.; Mrs. Liza Tackett, of Hardy, and Mrs. Sadie Tackett, if Wales, Ky., and one grandchild.
Johnson Memorial Cemetery
Created by: KL Aguilar & PA Willis
Record added: Oct 10, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 118473464