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Mr. Johnnie Starks, Sr. was born to the late Mr. Ed and Hattie Starks in Bellville, Texas. Johnnie Starks attended Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Bellville, Texas, he worked most of his life as a rancher.

Mr. Starks is preceded in death by his wife Anna Starks, a daughter Mary Starks, a son Lonniel Clark, a brother Robert Perrie and his parents.

Mr. Johnnie Starks is survived by two loving daughters, Mrs. Billie Lewis and Mrs. Roberta Freeman of Bellville, Texas; four loving sons, Mr. Johnnie Starks Jr. (Agnes), Eugene Starks, (Carol) of Houston, Texas, David Starks (Yvonne) of Eagle Lake, Texas, Charles Starks (Bobbie) of Bellville Texas, brothers Mr. Paris Swearton and MacArthur Swearton of Houston, Texas. 21 Grandchildren, 22 Great grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. 

Funeral service was held on Wednesday, December 9, 2009 at Miller-Josey Mortuary Chapel in Bellville, Texas with Rev. Michael Barber officiating.

Active Pallbearers were David Cummins, Rodney Tyler, Robert Houston, Romaro Rigsby, Derrick Weather, Robert Battle, and Eric Lewis.

Honorary Pallbearers were Johnnie Starks, Jr., David H. Starks, Charles Starks, Ali Lewis, and Ervin Starks.

Interment followed to Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Bellville, Texas.

Funeral Arrangements Entrusted To:

Miller-Josey Mortuary, LLC


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