Jennifer Duran Burks
Funeral service for Jennifer Duran Burks, age 40 of Hartselle will be Monday, June 9, 2014, at 1 p.m. at West Hartselle Baptist Church with the Reverand Jack Redfearn officiating and Peck Funeral Home directing. Burial will be in the Burningtree Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be tonight from 6 to 8 at the funeral home.
Mrs. Burks, who died on Friday, June 6, 2014, in Priceville, was born on December 14, 1973, in Decatur to Melvin Duran Jr. and Linda Faye Pankey Duran. She was a member of West Hartselle Baptist Church and was a 6th grade English teacher at the Hartselle Intermediate School. She was preceded in death by her mother.
She is survived by her husband, Kevin Burks; one son, Connor Burks; and a daughter, Hannah Burks, all of Hartselle; her father, Melvin Duran; a brother, Melvin Duran III; and a sister, Karen Duran Winchester, all of Priceville. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Jason Burks, Melvin Duran III, Keith Wright, David Wood, Geoffrey Hudgins and Wayne Pankey will serve as pallbearers.
This obituary was originally published in the Decatur Daily.