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Thursday October 25th, 2018
5:00pm - 8:00pm

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Graveside Service

Zena Cemetery
Friday October 26th, 2018

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Patsy Jean Burks

Patsy Jean Burks, 74, of Sulpher Springs, AR passed away Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018 at her home.

Patsy was born on Nov. 22, 1943 in Jay, OK, a daughter of Sylvester Cox and Nellie Mae Cunningham Cox. She was the widow of the late Royce Burks. Patsy was a homemaker who enjoyed getting together with her family.

She is survived by two sons, William Franklin Downing and Jerimiah Wayne Downing; one daughter Barbara Sue McFarlan; two step sons, Rocky Downing and Ted Downing; one step daughter, Cecilia Downing; two brothers, Wesley Cox and Dale Otis Cox; two sisters, Loretta Higgs and Stella Bowman; five grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents and five brothers.

Visitation will be held at the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home in Siloam Springs on Thursday, October 25, 2018 from 5 – 8 pm.

Graveside services will be held at the Zena Cemetery in Zena, OK on Friday, October 26, 2018 at 2:00pm. Pastor Vic Luttrell will officiate the service under the direction of the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home of Siloam Springs. To sign online guestbook please go to www.backstrom-pyeatte.com.


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Sorry for your loss. Patsy was a good friend.

rev. Sherman & Tenia Robinson Oct 27 2018 12:00 AM

I may have only met u a handful times but each time was a blessing. Im gladmy self wyatt & natalaya got to meet you! We love you .

Patricia Montelongo Oct 25 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Patsy Burks

Patricia Montelongo Oct 25 2018 12:00 AM

Never will forget aunt pat had a lot of memories with her fly high...

Angie Dennis Oct 25 2018 12:00 AM