|Birth: ||Aug. 30, 1887|
|Death: ||Aug. 20, 1958|
Miller Co. Autogram
August 28, 1958
JOHN W. BURKS, 70, DIES;
SERVICES HELD AT MT. ZION
Final rites were held at the Mt. Zion Church Saturday for John William Burks of Ulman. Mr. Burks
died of a heart attack last Wednesday, August 20, just 10 days before his 71st birthday.
Mr. Burks was born near Tuscumbia on August 30, 1887, the son of William Hasten and Mary Agnes Burks. On Nov. 19, 1908, he was married to Georgia Macie Fancher.They were the parents of nine children.
Mrs. Burks passed away Jan. 10,1953.
Early in life Mr. Burks joined the Christian Church at Capps.
He is survived by three sons; Austin of Jefferson City, Hasten of Sikeston and Malachi of Kansas City; four daughters; Pearl Murray of Kansas City, Jewel Long of
Henley, Fern Huddleston of LaMonte, and Virginia Wilson of
Crocker; two brothers; Robert and Arthur of Tuscumbia; five
sisters; Emma Arnold of Parkville, Effie Abbett of Iberia andd Ida Parkhurst, Mary Eichoff and Grace Hurd of Jefferson City; 30 grandchildren, and 15 great-grandchildren.
The Rev. Mark Sooter conducted the funeral services at 2 p. m. Burial was in the church cemetery under the direction of the Hedges Funeral Homes of Iberia.
William Hasten Burks (1861 - 1936)
Mary Agnes Agnew Burks (1866 - 1947)
Georgia Macie Fancher Burks (1891 - 1953)*
Jewel Arizona Burks Zehendner Long (1909 - 1995)*
Pearl Irene Burks Murray (1911 - 1963)*
Goldie Gertrude Burks (1913 - 1914)*
William Austin Burks (1915 - 1978)*
Virgil Hasten Burks (1917 - 1994)*
Rolen Malchi Burks (1919 - 1989)*
Wilma Loeta Burks (1921 - 1942)*
Zelma Fern Burks Huddleston (1924 - 2002)*
Mary Virginia Burks Wilson (1926 - 2006)*
John William Burks (1887 - 1958)
Anna L Burks Reinhart (1891 - 1914)*
Perry Cleveland Burks (1892 - 1919)*
Robert Issac Burks (1897 - 1965)*
Flora Viola Burks Wyrick (1899 - 1953)*
Ida O. Burks Parkhurst (1901 - 1981)*
Effie Irene Burks Abbett (1904 - 1983)*
Mary B Burks Wren Eickhoff (1906 - 1998)*
Arthur E. Burks (1910 - 1986)*
Married Nov 19 1908
Mount Zion Cemetery (Old)
Maintained by: dawn williams
Originally Created by: Juanita Sloan Lowrance
Record added: Nov 15, 2006
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