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Mildred Donham Burke
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Birth: Feb. 17, 1924
Drew County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Oct. 21, 2013
Thornton
Calhoun County
Arkansas, USA

OBITUARY - Arkansas Democrat & Gazette - Tuesday - Oct. 22, 2013

Mildred Donham Burke, age 89, of Thornton, passed away Monday, October 21, 2013. Born February 17, 1924 in Drew County, she was a school teacher, seamstress and homemaker. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Thornton. She was preceded in death by her parents, Gordon and Ethel Donham; her husband, Walter M. Burke, Jr.; two brothers, Ralph and James Donham; three sisters, Mary Katherine Haltom, Helen Dennis and Madie Haynie. She is survived by her sister, Ann Nutt of Little Rock; three sons, Garey Burke and wife Pat of Thornton; Randy Burke of Thornton and Dennis Burke and wife Cindy of Thornton; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation will be Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. at Benton Funeral Home in Fordyce. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Benton Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Thornton Cemetery. Arrangements by Benton Funeral Home of Fordyce. 
 
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 Parents:
  Gordon Franklin Donham (1899 - 1979)
  Ethel E Harvey Donham (1901 - 1972)
 
 Spouse:
  Walter M. Burke (1924 - 1992)
 
 Siblings:
  Gordon R Donham (1920 - 2002)*
  Evelyn Donham (1923 - 1923)*
  Everett Donham (1923 - 1923)*
  Mildred Donham Burke (1924 - 2013)
  James E. Donham (1926 - 1996)*
  Mary Kathryn Donham Haltom (1929 - 2005)*
  Helen Faye Donham Dennis (1934 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Thornton Cemetery
Calhoun County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Susan Thomason
Record added: Dec 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16972816
Mildred <i>Donham</i> Burke
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Mildred <i>Donham</i> Burke
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Mildred <i>Donham</i> Burke
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