Bobby W. Burbank Sr.

Bobby W. Burbank Sr.

Bobby William Burbank Sr., 82, of Greenhill, Alabama, passed away June 27, 2014, after a brief illness. Mr. Burbank was retired from Reynolds Metals and was a United States Navy veteran of the Korean War. Mr. Burbank was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, the Korean War Veterans Association, Knights of Columbus, and the American Legion.

Survivors include his wife, Marie Cooper Burbank; sons, Bobby Burbank Jr. (Valerie) and Morris Burbank (Anita); daughters, Rose Garrison (Keith), Vicky Purser (Dennis), and Sharon Cody (Jeff); brothers, Doug, Jimmy, and Charles Burbank; sister, Cora Fetro; 15 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Mr. Burbank was preceded in death by his parents, Delbert and Viola Springer Burbank, son, David Burbank, and brothers, Herman Wright, Frank Burbank, James Burbank, and Robert Burbank.

Visitation will be today from 5-8 p.m. at Greenhill Funeral Home with the prayer service at 7 p.m. The funeral service will be Sunday at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Deacon Sam Beckman and Father Lucas Arulappa officiating. Burial will be in Richardson Chapel Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jeffery Burbank, Josh Putnam, Dennis Purser, Mike Desruisseaux, Keith Garrison, and Jase Peck. Members of the Knights of Columbus will serve as honorary pallbearers.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Home

Greenhill Funeral Home - Florence
8450 Highway 43  Florence, AL 35634

Published in Florence Times Daily on June 28, 2014