Queenie M. Burks, 79 of Mt.Vernon, died Friday afternoon, March 8, 2013 at DeaconessHospital in Evansville.
She was born in London,
England on December 16, 1933, the daughter of Henry William and Emily Louisa
She married Shirley A. Burks
19, 1958 in Mt. Vernon and he preceded her in death on February 9, 2013.
Mrs. Burks was a homemaker.
She proudly became a U.S. Citizen in 1979.
She is survived by two sons and daughter-in-law, Keith Burks and Doug (Karen)
Burks of Mt. Vernon; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild; one
brother, Henry and six sisters, Grace, Joyce, Emily, Eleen,
Florrie and Ivy. She was preceded in death by three
Funeral services will be held
at on Thursday, March 14, 2013 at Stendeback Family
Funeral Home, 1330
E. 4th Street,
Visitation will be from 4-7
p.m. on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at the funeral home.