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Pvt Elice Lee Burks
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Birth: Dec. 15, 1893
Ellenwood
Clayton County
Georgia, USA
Death: Mar. 2, 1966
Tuscaloosa County
Alabama, USA

Served in WWI in France. His job was to pick up body parts and put them in bags on the front lines. He came home and married Eula Stapp, they had one child, a daughter, Betty Adele. He then developed mental illness and was confined to the Veterans Hospital in Tuscaloosa, where he eventually died. He was my Grandfather Wm. Antonio Burks older brother. May he rest in peace. 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Walter Burks (1872 - 1948)
  Arsula Ann Long Burks (1867 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Eula Stapp Burks (1900 - 1962)*
 
 Children:
  Herman Walter Burks (1917 - 1917)*
  Edna Etheline Burks (1920 - 1920)*
  Betty Adele Burks Northcutt (1922 - 1995)*
 
 Siblings:
  Infant Daughter Burks (1892 - 1892)*
  Elice Lee Burks (1893 - 1966)
  William Antonio (Anner or Anton) Burks (1895 - 1942)*
  George Monrow Burks (1899 - 1954)*
  Pauline Mildred Burks Keaton (1902 - 1963)*
  Jeffery K Burks (1904 - 1992)*
  Infant Burks (1908 - 1908)**
  Rachel Elizabeth Burks Sizemore (1909 - 1994)**
  Criss Abner (Abney) Burks (1912 - 1995)**
  Walter Henry Burks (1914 - 1973)**
  Infant Burks (1919 - 1919)**
  Sylvester Vann Burks (1921 - 1921)**
  Ruth Burks (1923 - 1923)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Center Grove Baptist Cemetery
Gold Ridge (Cullman County)
Cullman County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: Cindy Capello
Record added: Oct 15, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12066088
Pvt Elice Lee Burks
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Pvt Elice Lee Burks
Added by: Cindy Capello
 
Pvt Elice Lee Burks
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Added by: Jim Fullilove
 
 
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- Debbie Z*~
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- June Barker
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- SFC Frank Irons Sr. Retired US Army 1977
 Added: Oct. 16, 2005
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