Shirley A. Burks, age 82 of
He was born
He married Queenie Chaney on
Shirley worked as a truck driver until his retirement. He was a member of Local 215 of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force.
He is survived by his wife, Queenie; 2 sons, Keith Burks and Doug (Karen) Burks all of Mt. Vernon; 3 grandchildren, Douglas Jr. Burks, Lisa Adler and Erica Snelling; 1 great grandson, Xander Snelling; 1 brother, Walter (Myrna) Burks of Wadesville; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by brothers and sisters, Patsy Brown, Richard Burks, Pete Burks, Charlie Burks, Moe Reinitz, Sissy Roberts, Charlotte Weatherford, and Sharon Hughes.
Funeral services will be on
Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.