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Jess "Papa" Burks
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Birth: Jul. 12, 1880
Norman
Cleveland County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Feb. 12, 1963
Checotah
McIntosh County
Oklahoma, USA

Jess Burks is the second child of Thomas and Sarah. Jess was born on July 12, 1880 in Missouri and died Feb 12, 1963 in Checotah, Ok. Jess and Maggie Cooper were married on Dec 8, 1906 at Murdock, Pottawatomie County, Okla. Maggie diedon Oct 1, 1930 aqt Shady Grove, Ok. Jess had a second marriage to Delli Mae McClusky, and a third to Pearl Williams. Jess and Pearl were married in McIntosh County, Ok. Pearl died oct 7, 1976. All of Jess and Maggie's children were born inthe Norman, Ok. area. Clifton Pete Burks b. Oct 1, 1907 Edna Beatrice Burks b. Oct 3, 1908 Daisy Mae Burks b. Apr 7, 1910 Tom Melton Burks b. Mar 1, 1912 Cecil Cleveland(Red)Burks b. Nov 24, 1914 Amy May Burks b. Jul 15, 1916 George Lee(Jack)Burks b. May 25, 1918 Bonnie Maggie Burks b. Feb 17, 1920 Evelyn Dovie(Hick)Burks b. Sept 8, 1922 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas J. Burks (1849 - 1917)
  Sarah E. Endicott Burks (1854 - 1907)
 
 Spouses:
  Pearl Williams Burks (1892 - 1976)
  Maggie Cooper Burks (1888 - 1930)
 
 Children:
  Clifton Pete Burks (1907 - 1994)*
  Edna Beatrice Burks Russell (1908 - 1989)*
  Daisy Mae Burks Largent (1910 - 1974)*
  Tom Melton Burks (1912 - 1964)*
  Cecil Cleveland Burks (1914 - 1996)*
  Amy Mae Burks Cummings (1916 - 1980)*
  George Lee Burks (1918 - 1998)*
  Bonnie Maggie Mae Burks Beach-Limbaugh (1920 - 1998)*
  Evelyn Dovie Burks Largent (1922 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Merton B. Burks (1876 - 1933)*
  Jess Burks (1880 - 1963)
  William Perry Burks (1882 - 1959)*
  John Edward Burks (1886 - 1961)*
  Alice Ann Burks Dabney (1888 - 1957)*
  Bertha Burks Morris (1893 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Shady Grove Cemetery
McIntosh County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: grave 7
 
Created by: R Burnett
Record added: Dec 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102045567
Jess Papa Burks
Added by: R Burnett
 
Jess Papa Burks
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Jess Papa Burks
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- Charlene Kelley
 Added: Apr. 7, 2015

- R Burnett
 Added: Jan. 30, 2013
 
 
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