BURKS, Anne, 88, passed away at LifeLine Hospital on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.
She was born on Oct. 14, 1925, in Portsmouth, VA. Anne was the daughter of the late Vincent Roy and Annie Stanley Whitehurst.
Preceding her in death in 2008 after 59 years of marriage was her husband, Cecil Myers Burks.
She is survived by her son, Michael, wife, Martha of Garden Grove, CA; a daughter, Lisa of the home; two granddaughters, Maureen, husband, Steven Stalma and Melissa Mong.
Anne was a 25-year poll worker, a life member of the Steubenville Woman’s Club, a past board member of the Neighborhood House, a 30-year plus volunteer at Ohio Valley Hospital and Trinity East. She was a member of First Westminster Presbyterian Church, a long time Sunday school teacher, a past deacon, and ruling elder. She was an avid reader, golf player, in addition to being a skilled bridge player.
Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, Wintersville, on Monday 4-7 p.m. and on Tuesday at First Westminster Presbyterian Church from 10 a.m. until the time of the memorial service at 11 a.m. with Rev. Jason Elliott officiating.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the American Heart Assn. or First Westminster Church, 235 N. 4th Street, Steubenville, OH 43952.
Offer condolences at www.shorac.com