|Birth: ||Nov. 5, 1910|
|Death: ||Dec. 20, 2007|
OBITUARY: Ila Belle (Vick) Burk
Rotan, Texas - Ila Belle (Vick) Burk, 97, died Thursday, December 20, 2007, at Fisher County Assisted Living.
Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, December 23, 2007, at the First Baptist Church in Rotan with Bros. Corkey Wells and Jerry Vincent officiating. Burial will be Belvieu Cemetery under the direction of Weathersbee - Ray Funeral Home. Visitation will be Saturday from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Born November 5, 1910, at Park's Camp in Stephen's County, Ila Belle was a daughter of the late Christopher Columbus and Maude (Todd) Vick. She graduated from Park's High School. Ila Belle married Jesse Delbert (J.D.) Burk at Breckenridge on September 2, 1928, and they moved to Hamlin for a few years and then to Rotan. She worked at H.L. Davis until she and J.D. bought D.J. Smith's Grocery Store. Ila Belle enjoyed knitting and sewing, but she especially loved cooking for her family. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Rotan and the Daughters of the American Revolution. Her ancestors were founders of Vicksburg, Mississippi.
She is preceded in death by her husband, parents, a son (Joe Dale Burk), a daughter (Kitty Cummins), two brothers (Boyd and Ancel Vick), and a sister (Wilbalee Patterson).
Survivors include one brother, Wayne Vick of Plano; four grandchildren and their spouses, Chris and Cindy Cummins of Voca, Beth and Bud Warren of Midland, Vick and Becky Burk of Rotan and Dan and Dana Burk of Yoakum; 11 great-grandchildren, Jeremy Warren, Carrie Scott, Melissa Burk, Joel Warren, Jennifer Kuhn, Shelly Jackson, Christopher Cummins, Chandler Warren, Dane Burk, Derek Burk and Catherine Warren; and six great-great-grandchildren, Elizabeth Kuhn, Christopher Kuhn, Connor Scott, Zachary Kuhn, Jaiden Warren, Will Jackson and Cannon Scott on the way.
Weathersbee - Ray Funeral Home Saturday, December 22, 2007
Jessie Delbert Burk (1909 - 1995)*
Created by: Le Roy Masters
Record added: Dec 22, 2007
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