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Bessie Elizabeth Corbin Burke
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Birth: Feb. 27, 1916
Bentonville
Warren County
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 2007
Front Royal
Warren County
Virginia, USA

Bessie Elizabeth Corbin Burke, 90, of Front Royal died Thursday, February 8, 2007 at the Southerlands in Front Royal.

Burial in the Bentonville Cemetery.

Mrs. Burke was born February 27, 1916 in Bentonville, Virginia, daughter of the late Willie Wilton and Ethel Weaver Corbin. She was a member of the Bentonville Baptist Church.

Mrs. Burke was the wife of the late Eric Allen Burke.

Surviving are two sons, William Allen Burke and his wife Maxine of Vienna, VA and James E. Burke and his wife, Peggy of Bentonville; one daughter Edna Funk and her husband Iva of Front Royal; one son-in-law William Powell of Front Royal; seven grandchildren, Tammy Slawson, Jeff Burke, Donna Funk Smith, Keith Burke, Duane Funk, Detra Tutton and Daryl Funk; five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Nellie Mae Powell.
Pallbearers will be two sons, grandsons and Ivan Funk.
Honorary pallbearers will be Larry McDonald, Chris Mathews, Woodrow Atkins, John Tutton, Sean Tutton, Sean Tutton and Jerry Smith.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Willie Wilton Corbin (1885 - 1952)
  Ethel R Weaver Corbin (1888 - 1952)
 
 Spouse:
  Eric Allen Burke (1907 - 1986)*
 
 Children:
  William A Burke (1933 - ____)*
  Nellie Mae Burke Powell (1936 - 1989)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bentonville Cemetery
Bentonville
Warren County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: JAC
Record added: Jul 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28395656
Bessie Elizabeth <i>Corbin</i> Burke
Added by: JAC
 
 
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 Added: Apr. 17, 2009
 
 
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