|Death: ||May 27, 1981|
Mr. Ira Burkhead, 77, of Mendenhall died Wednesday, May 27 at the Simpson General Hospital in Mendenhall. He was the son of the late Jim and Tanner Burkhead and a retired farmer.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Lena Burkhead; two daughters, Mrs. Annie Collins of Mendenhall and Mrs. Jimmie Brown of Middle Oak, California; one son, Frank Burkhead of Jackson; one sister, Mrs. Vellie Williams of Winona; seven grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. He was a member of the Acona Baptist Church of Vaiden.
Rev. Willie Jamerson conducted the service at Roberts & Sons Mortuary, Sunday, May 31. Burial was in Mount Zion Cemetery with Roberts & Sons Mortuary in charge.
Pallbearers were his nephews.
The Winona Times
June 4, 1981
Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Beth Austin
Record added: Jan 12, 2013
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