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James Henry "Jim" Burts
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1919
Milam County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 16, 1997
New Boston
Bowie County
Texas, USA

Married April 6, 1974


HUGO, Okla. James Henry Burts, 77, of Valliant died Sunday, Nov. 16, 1997, in New Boston, Texas.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18, in Mt. Olive Funeral Home Chapel with Scott Dutton officiating. Burial will be in Wheelock Cemetery.

He was born Dec. 24, 1919 in Sharp, Texas to William C. and Gertrude Isbell Burts. He served in the Army for 22 years and received the Purple Heart during World War II. He married Betty Hobbs April 6,1974.

Surviving are his wife, Betty; a stepson, Larry Strawn of Chloride, Ariz.; five sisters who live throughout Oklahoma; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

The Paris News, Monday, Nov 17, 1997, p 4B
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  Betty J Hobbs Burts (1932 - 2004)
Wheelock Cemetery
McCurtain County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: Kathy Leach
Record added: Dec 10, 2012
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James Henry Jim Burts
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James Henry Jim Burts
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SFC ~ U.S. ARMY ~ KOREA & VIETNAM WAR ~ PURPLE HEART ~ Thank You For Your Service & Sacrifice
- Brandon O'Rear
 Added: Jun. 23, 2017
In remembrance
- Kathy Leach
 Added: Jan. 19, 2015

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