Ida O. <I>Burks</I> Parkhurst

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Ida O. Burks Parkhurst

  • Birth 23 Nov 1901 Tuscumbia, Miller County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 23 Sep 1981 Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Tuscumbia, Miller County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 47167311

The Miller County Autogram-Sentinel, September 1981

Mrs. Ida O. Parkhurst, 79, Eldon, died Wednesday, Sept. 23, 1981, at Charles E. Still Hospital in Jefferson City. She spent nearly her entire life in Miller County. She was born Nov. 23, 1901, at Tuscumbia to Hastings and Agnes Agnew Burks. In 1919 she was married at Tuscumbia to Robert Dell Parkhurst, who died March 2, 1958.

Mrs. Parkhurst was a member of the Mt. Zion Christian Church.

Survivors are, a daughter, Mrs. Shirley Hendricks, Eldon; three sons, James and Johnny Parkhurst, both of Eldon, and Bobby Parkhurst, Linn; a brother, Arthur Burks, Tuscumbia; two sisters, Mrs. Effie Abbott, Eldon, and Mrs. Mary Eichoff, Mexico, Mo.; and 15 grandchildren, five step-grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the church with the Rev. Gene Edwards officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery under the direction of Phillips Funeral Home.

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  • Created by: Nancy Arnold Thompson
  • Added: 26 Jan 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 47167311
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ida O. Burks Parkhurst (23 Nov 1901–23 Sep 1981), Find A Grave Memorial no. 47167311, citing New Mount Zion Cemetery, Tuscumbia, Miller County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Nancy Arnold Thompson (contributor 47192413) .