Funeral services for Mrs. Elizabeth Jernigan Burks age 94 of Gossburg community will be held Monday at 3:00pm at Coffee County Funeral Chapel. Visitation with the family will be 1:00PM until time of service Monday. Burial will follow in James K. Polk Robinson Cemetery.
Mrs. Burks was the daughter of the late Luke and Mary Robinson Jernigan. She is also preceded by her husband; Willie Ray Burks, brothers; Bart Jernigan, Burl Jernigan, Luke Jernigan, Jr., Eugene Jernigan and sisters; Jewel Jernigan, Vera Stafford and Ruby Thompson. She is survived by daughters; Beverly Parker, Ann Parker both of Manchester, Nina McKnight and her husband Jameson of Beechgrove. She is also survived by grandchildren; Nicky Lowe, Yvonne Norton, Yvette McQuiston, 3 great-grandchildren; Nichole Baldwin, John Montgomery, Hannah David and 7 Great-Great- Grandchildren.
Mrs. Burks was a member of Bradyville Church of Christ. She was a former Chairman of the Board at Coffee County Medical Board, Coffee County Commissioner, Tennessee Health Facilities Commission, and Who's Who of American Women.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorials may be made to World Outreach Church Media Center.
Coffee County Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Burks family.
You may sign the online guestbook at www.coffeecountyfuneralchapel.com.