|Birth: ||Feb. 17, 1924|
|Death: ||Oct. 21, 2013|
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.
Created by: Susan Thomason
Record added: Dec 09, 2006
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