Frances Burks
Funeral Date: 8/31/2017

Frances Burks age 75, of Hermitage, AR died Monday, August 28th at the Baptist Hospital in Little Rock, AR. She was born January 18th, 1942 in Pine Bluff, AR a daughter of the late Ell Morris and Martha Jane Jackson Morris. She was a retired elementary school teacher in Hermitage, AR a graduate of the University of Arkansas at Monticello where she earned her teaching degree and a was member of the Calvary Presbyterian Church in Johnsville, AR. She was also preceded in death by her husband Roger Burks whom she married April 2, 1961 and he died April 21st, 2006. Brothers Alfred Morris, Tony Morris, J.R. Morris and a half sister Flora Belle Whitaker preceded her in death. She is survived by a son, Roger Burks, Jr. and spouse Rhena, Memphis, Tenn. 2 daughters Angie Ferrell and spouse Eddie, Godfrey Landing, AR. and Tasha Stuart and spouse Deon, Decatur, Ill. A brother Billy Joe Morris, Scott City, MO, and a sister Bernice Lackey, White Hall, AR. 8 grandchildren Jill Ferrell, Leann Parker and spouse Jeffery, Katie Ferguson and spouse Travis, Josh Burks and spouse Samantha, Jacob Burks, Jonathan Burks and spouse Olga, C. J. Stuart and Cydney Stuart. 7 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were 10:00 AM Thursday, August 31st at Frazerís Chapel. Burial was in Moseley Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active Pallbearers were Josh Burks, Jacob Burks, Jonathan Burks, Jeffrey Parker, Travis Ferguson, and C.J. Stuart. Honorary Pallbearers were Dr. Bob Rushing, Saria Banks, Ron Fawbush, Jeanie Fawbush, Tommy Shipman, Vickie Taylor, Ron Hoskins, and Luis Aguilar.



Name: Patti and Donnie Bryant

Name: Jim and Linda Davis
Message: Angie, we are keeping you and your family in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Cathy and Tommy Richadson
Message: So sorry to hear about the passing of your sweet mom. Praying for your family.

Name: Larenda Green
Message: Roger, I am so sorry to hear about your mom. My prayers are with you and your family in this time of grief.

Name: James Cantrell
Message: Roger so sorry to hear about your mom.

Name: pam hoskins
Message: Dear family you will never know what Mrs Francis meant to my family and especially Ron we love you all very much our thoughts and prayers are with you all Love Ron and Pam Hoskins and kids

Name: William & Toni Carr Miller
Message: Angie, Roger and Tasha you all and your families are in our prayers.

Name: Lori Howard Cooley
Message: Your family will be in my prayers. She will be greatly missed by many. She was such a sweet caring person.Sending prayers for strength and comfort to you all.

Name: John & Sandy Gavin
Message: Our prayers will be for comfort and peace for your family.


Name: Danny and Brenda Adair
Message: Prayers for your family. So sorry for your loss.

Name: Jimmy and Fran Reep
Message: Sorry to hear of your loss. God be with you.

Name: Tammy Anders-Benbrook
Message: So sorry for your loss.

Name: Rick and Nancy Anders
Message: So sorry to hear. Our prayers are with Angie, Roger and Tasha and their families and all the lives Frances touched.

Name: Charles & Gayle Simpson
Message: May God bless each of you with strength, comfort and peace. She was a wonderful lady.

Name: Rhonda Simmons
Message: Angie and family, So sorry to hear about you mom. May God comfort you all during this difficult time. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Patsy Watson
Message: To all the family. Sorry for your loss. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Tammy Evans Hensley

Name: Klay & LaWanda McKinney

Name: Marie Taylor Robinson & Raymond Quimby
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you now and in the days ahead.

Name: Devin McDiarmid
Message: So sorry for your loss. She was a great lady in so many ways!

Name: Greg & Janet Harton
Message: Angie, Roger, and all your family. You are in our thoughts and prayers during the loss of your sweet Mother.

Name: Ricky Green
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Keith & Teresa Thornton
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Eddie & Vicki Groves

Name: James & Tanya Gardner

Name: Dana Rice Harvey
Message: Tasha, Angie and Roger, so sorry to hear about the passing of Ms. Frances. She was a precious lady! My prayers are with you all.

Name: Becky Quimby
Message: Frances never left my presence or hung up the phone without saying, I love you girl, and I loved her too. Rest in peace my sweet friend. I pray for the peace of God for each of you in the days ahead.

Name: Shelia Rice
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. I have some wonderful memories I will cherish forever. My prayers will be with you all .

Name: Emily Sangster Lasiter

Name: Rhonda Banks Crenshaw
Message: My thoughts are with you all. Im prayerful for your peace and comfort at this time.

Name: Betty Allen
Message: Sorry for your loss.

Name: Renae Allen
Message: Prayers for your family during this sad time.