Ruby L. Burks
BENTON, LA - Services for Ruby L. Burks, 89, will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at Rose-Neath's Bossier Chapel. Interment will follow at New Bethel Baptist Cemetery, Rocky Mount, LA. Visitation will be 6 until 8 p.m. Monday, October 8, 2012 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Bossier City, LA.
Mrs. Burks was born November 7, 1922 in Stamps, AR and passed away October 5, 2012 in Bossier City, LA. She was of the Baptist faith and the retired owner of a restaurant.
Her son, Robert L. Burks, Sr. preceded her in death.
She is survived by sons, Jimmy "Pete" Burks and wife Darlene of Benton, LA, Shelton "Gene" Burks and wife Vickie of Ivan, LA; granddaughter, Stephanie Agee and husband Joe; grandson, Robert L. Burks, Jr.; great granddaughters Taylor Agee and Jessica Burden; great grandson, Brandon Burks; great great granddaughter, Skyler and very loving friend, June Powell.
Honorary pallbearers will be Don Whittington, Jerry Carter, Billy Tom Johnston, Lawrence Pilkinton, J.I. Harrison and Virgil Formby.
The family would like to thank the Bossier EMS, WK Bossier ER and hospital staff.