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Betty Killen Burkes
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Birth: Jan. 11, 1937
Death: Apr. 28, 2010
Birmingham
Jefferson County
Alabama, USA

Services for Betty K. Burkes were held Saturday, May 1, 2010, at 11 a.m. from John E. Stephens Chapel.

The Reverends James C. Dearing, Billy James and John Stephens officiated. Burial followed in Bethsaida Cemetery.

John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services was in charge of arrangements.

Burkes, 73, died Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at UAB Medical Center in Birmingham.

She was a legal secretary, working many years for Clayton Lewis and later for Clayton Taylor Lewis Law Firm and also Laurel G. Weir Law Firm. She retired from Wal-Mart in July 2009.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lige Christopher Killen and Lois Elsie Winstead Killen; brother, Rayford J. Killen; and husband, Arden T. Burkes.

Survivors include sister, Annie Killen Dearing of Union and a host of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were David Dearing, Tommy Dearing, Paul Dearing, Jonathan Dearing, David Alexander and Eric Alexander.

The Neshoba Democrat
05-05-2010

 
 
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 Parents:
  Lige Killen (1893 - 1954)
  Lois Elsie Winstead Killen (1900 - 1998)
 
 Spouse:
  Arden T. Burkes (1927 - 2008)
 
 Siblings:
  Rayford J. Killen (1922 - 2006)*
  Annie Irene Killen Dearing (1928 - 2013)*
  Betty Killen Burkes (1937 - 2010)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bethsaida Baptist Church Cemetery
Bethsaida
Neshoba County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Moriana L.
Record added: May 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52054972
Betty <i>Killen</i> Burkes
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