Jasper Afton Burke
Navarro Co., TX


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Jasper Afton Burke
Jul 4, 1897 - Feb 4, 1977








Jasper Afton Burke
Jul 4, 1897 - Feb 4, 1977

J. A. Burke

Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Corley Funeral Home Chapel for J. Afton Burke, who died Friday at Memorial Hospital.

The Rev. Eugene Wood will officiate, with burial following at Oakwood cemetery.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. J. Afton Burke of Corsicana; a son, Jack A. Burke of Dallas; two granddaughters, Miss Susan Burke and Mrs. Kathryn Zack both of Dallas; two sisters, Mrs. Charles Carney of Corsicana and Mrs. Glenn Rodgers of Fort Worth.

Pallbearers are Kerr Cowan, Mitchell Boyd, Truman Bragg, Leighton Dawson, Dr. Clyde Stroud, Dr. Ray Carroll, and Rob Dunn.

Burke was a native of Roane.


  • The Corsicana Daily Sun - Sun., Feb. 6, 1977

  • Submitted by Diane Richards

  • h/o Mary Isabel (Barlow) Burke married May 1, 1925 s/o Samuel Zebulon Burke and Bessie Lorena (Evans) Burke (obit says buried in Oakwood but he is in Post Oak)



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