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Alma L. Burks of Bowie


Alma L. Burks, 78, of Bowie, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 in Graham.

Alma Burks

Alma Burks

Funeral services will be at the Davis Funeral Home Chapel in Henrietta at 2 p.m., Friday, Sept. 19, 2014 with Rev. Kenneth Cantrell of Lawton, Okla., officiating. Burial will be in Hope Cemetery in Henrietta under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.

Miss Burks was born March 6, 1936 to Earl and Grace (Cotton) Burks. After graduating high school, she was a secretary for the First Baptist Church and the county attorney. She later owned and operated Schick Insurance Agency. She later moved to Bowie where she worked for the First National Bank of Bowie until her retirement.

Survivors include one nephew, Marty Seabourn of Henrietta.

Memorials can be made to Hope Cemetery Foundation, c/o Leta Roe, P.O. Box 37, Henrietta, Texas 76365.


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