|Birth: ||Apr. 11, 1891|
|Death: ||Feb. 3, 1970|
Eva Burke - Daughter of Rev Dowen Sibley Burke and Cora Louise Page.
Sister of James Clyde Burke.
Eva married, 12 May 1912, Theodore Francis "Rat" Locklin, a son of Samuel Griffith Locklin and Sarah Frances Large.
Mother of Francis "Burke", Samuel "Dixon", James Lee and Edna Earle Locklin.
Granddaughter of Rev James Dowen Burke & Emma Louise Smith and George Washington Page & Martha A Liles.
LOCKLIN, Mrs. Eva (T.F.) of Thorndale. Age 78. Died 2/3/1970. Services held (Thursday) from the Trinity United Methodist Church. Burial in the family plot at the Locklin Cemetery. Rev. Stan Brown and Rev. George Doss officiated. Condra Funeral Home in Taylor in charge of arrangements.
She was BORN 4/11/1891 in Carthage, Tx., the daughter of Rev. D.S. & Cora Page Burke. Married T.F. "Rat" Locklin who preceded her in death on 5/18/1954, also preceded in death by a son, Samuel Dixon Locklin and brother, Clyde Burke. Member of Trinity United Methodist Church and Thorndale Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star. Known as "Miss Eva" she was busily doing for others, and her deeds of thoughtfulness to those less fortunate were many.
SURVIVORS: Daughter, Mrs. E.L. (Edna Earle) Byrer of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; 2 sons, Francis Burke Locklin of Torrance, CA., James Lee Locklin of Thorndale; 8 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.
~♥~ My Paternal Grandmother ~♥~
Dowen Sibley Burke (1871 - 1940)
Cora Louise Page Burke (1872 - 1954)
Theodore Francis Locklin (1895 - 1954)*
Francis Burke Locklin (1914 - 1990)*
Samuel Dixon Locklin (1917 - 1920)*
James Lee Locklin (1921 - 1986)*
Edna Earle Locklin Byrer (1924 - 2002)*
Eva Burke Locklin (1891 - 1970)
James Clyde Burke (1894 - 1969)*
APR. 11, 1891
FEB. 3, 1970
Note: Double Marker with husband, Theodore Francis Locklin.
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Jul 29, 2007
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