|Birth: ||Aug. 10, 1907|
|Death: ||Nov. 14, 2006|
Graveside services for Marian Burt, 99, of Spur, were held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, November 17, at the Afton Cemetery. Officiating was Tom Taylor, Elder of the Primitive Baptist Church of Crosbyton, TX. Interment was in the Afton Cemetery under the direction of Seigler Funeral Home of Matador.
Marian Velma Gates Burt was born August 10, 1907 at Afton. She was the daughter of William Eugene Gates, and Leotia Harvey Gates, who settled in the Afton community about 1890.
Sheh was married to Burnest F. Burt in 1935 at Clovis, NM. They made their home near Afton for many years, until Mr. Burt's death on November 25, 1977. She then lived in Matador for several years, and later in Crosbyton and Spur.
She worked with her husband on the family ranch and later was a telephone operator at Roaring Springs and Post Mistress at Afton. She was a member of the Primitive Baptist Church at Crosbyton.
She was preceded in death by her husband, and by two nephews, L. A. and Donald Gates, and is survived by two nephews, Ed Gates of San Marcos, Texas and Jimmy Gates of Mesa, Arizona; and one niece, Patsy Gates Kimbrough of Austin, Texas.
Created by: Zoe
Record added: Nov 28, 2006
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