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William Antonio (Anner or Anton) Burks
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Birth: Dec. 11, 1895, Georgia
Death: Jun. 13, 1942, USA

My grandfather. He left AL for adventure and to see the world. Thats why he joined the Navy, then fought in WWI. Was an Electrician by trade. Married 3 times (my grandmother Ellen was the 2nd) and had 11 children. Died in 1942 from having a benign brain tumor removed- did not wake up after. Buried in Liberty Veterans Cemetery in Fresno, CA 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Walter Burks (1872 - 1948)
  Arsula Ann Long Burks (1867 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Bessie Lavada Alexander Burks Hayward (1906 - 1962)*
 
 Children:
  Gerdes Otto Burks (1921 - 1973)*
 
 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:
Liberty Veterans Cemetery
Fresno
Fresno County
California, USA
 
Created by: Cindy Capello
Record added: Sep 14, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9461958
William Antonio (Anner or Anton) Burks
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William Antonio (Anner or Anton) Burks
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William Antonio (Anner or Anton) Burks
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Had I known you as my grandfather, I know I would have loved you dearly. Know your happy way would have made me laugh. Will meet you one day.
- Cindy Capello
 Added: Dec. 20, 2012

- Debbie Z*~
 Added: Oct. 29, 2012
REST IN PEACE..
- SFC Frank Irons Sr. Retired US Army 1977
 Added: Apr. 24, 2007
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