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Betty Lou Thornton Burke

September 11, 1952 November 3, 2020
Betty Lou Thornton Burke
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Obituary for Betty Lou Thornton Burke

Mortimer Funeral Home
711 Highway 82 East
Greenville, MS 38701
(662) 334-4519 Fax (662) 332-1414

Place of Residence: Leland, Mississippi

Name: Betty Lou Thornton Burke

Age: 68

Died: Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Occupation: Nurse

Service Date: 12:30 PM Friday, November 6th, 2020

Place of Service: Greenville Cemetery, Greenville, Mississippi

Interment: Greenville Cemetery, Greenville, Mississippi

Mortimer Funeral Home , Establishment #: FE-292

Graveside services for Betty Lou Thornton Burke, 68, of Leland, MS will be held on Friday November 5th, 2020 at 12:30 at Greenville Cemetery. She passed away at her home on November 3rd, 2020.

Betty was born to Wilbert and Nancy Thornton in Jonesboro, AR on September 11th, 1952. She was a nurse for many years.

She is survived by her son David Lee Burke of Greenville and her daughter Christy Gale Folsom of Northport, AL. She is also survived by five grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.

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12:30 PM 11/6/2020 12:30:00 PM
Greenville Cemetery

1000 South Main Street
Greenville, MS 38701

Greenville Cemetery
1000 South Main Street Greenville 38701 MS

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