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Alice Elizabeth Barnett Burks
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1893
De Witt
Arkansas County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Oct. 29, 1989
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA

Alice was teaching school in Ackerman, Mississippi when she met S. V. "Bill" Burks. They were married there in 1917. The couple later moved to Poteet, Texas with their daughter, Mary Alice, and in 1922 Mr. Burks became Superintendent of Poteet Schools, a post he held until 1937. Shortly after moving to Poteet, a son, S. V. Burks, Jr. was born to the family. Tragedy struck the family in 1927 with the loss of daughter, Mary Alice, to Polio.
The Burks family was highly regarded wherever they lived, being active in their communities, churches, and schools.

--With thanks to the Rutledge Cemetery Association 
 
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 Spouse:
  Samuel Victor Burks (1890 - 1979)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Alice Burks (1919 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rutledge Cemetery
Poteet
Atascosa County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: James Carroll Wheeler
Record added: May 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89953675
Alice Elizabeth <i>Barnett</i> Burks
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Alice Elizabeth <i>Barnett</i> Burks
Added by: James Carroll Wheeler
 
Alice Elizabeth <i>Barnett</i> Burks
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- James Carroll Wheeler
 Added: May. 11, 2012
 
 
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