|Birth: ||Sep., 1855|
|Death: ||Apr. 8, 1936|
Widowed at time of death
Married: Samuel J. Burks..about 1882
THE DETROIT NEWS-HERALD, Thursday, 9 Apr 1936..
Mrs. J.S. Burks died at her home in Blossom Wednesday and funeral services were held this afternoon.
She was a native of Mississippi, 76 years old, and had lived in Lamar County since 1900.
Six children survive, Mrs. Willie Flossie (Wm. Pyrtle) Gantt of Eliasville, Miss Allie Mae Burks of Blossom, Mrs. Anna Mary 'Annie' Dockery of Blossom, Mack David Burks of Blossom, Reb Harvey Burks of Blossom and Miss Ruth Burks of Overton.
There is also a son, Rufus 'Rufe' Burks
Samuel J. Burks (1856 - 1929)*
Mack David Burks (1886 - 1955)*
Reb Harvey Burks (1894 - 1977)*
Willie Flossie Burks Gantt (1897 - 1983)*
Knights Of Honor Cemetery
Created by: Linda Moore
Record added: Nov 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80222964