Graveside funeral service for Mrs. Helen H. Burke, 92, formerly of LaGrange, Ga., will be Saturday, March 29, 2014, at 2 p.m. (3 p.m. EST) at Restlawn Cemetery in LaGrange, Ga. with the Rev. Jimmy Boyd officiating. Mrs. Burke passed away on Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at the Clay County Nursing Home. She was a Chambers County, Ala. native but had lived most of her life in LaGrange, Ga. where she had retired from Callaway Mills after over 30 years of service. Mrs. Burke relocated to Clay County, Ala. in 1999. Mrs. Burke is survived by her daughter, Rebecca Boyd, of Oxford; three sons, Durell Burke, of Piedmont, Calvin Burke (Leila), of Lineville and Gary Burke (Debra), of Oxford; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Belam Halsey and Eukala Chappel Halsey; her husband, Ernest Burke; one sister and three brothers Family members and friends will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends at Benefield Funeral Home in Lineville on Saturday, March 29, 2014, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (CST). Friends and family may leave on-line condolences at www.benefieldfuneralhome.com. Benefield Funeral Home in Lineville is in charge of the arrangements.
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Published in The Anniston Star on Mar. 28, 2014