Billie Joe Burks

August 3, 1937 ~ December 9, 2019 (age 82)




Billie Joe Burks of Rockville, Indiana

Age:  82

Time of Death:  12:54 AM

Date of Death: December 9, 2019

Place of Death: Union Hospital – Terre Haute

Date of Birth:  August 3, 1937

Place of Birth: Rockville, Indiana

Parents: Edward Burks and Dorothy Louise Edmonds Burks

Employment: Retired from Eli Lilly and Company, Clinton Labs

Military Service: Veteran U.S. Navy

Marriage: October 23, 1966 to Darlean Sharer Burks

Preceded in Death by:


Brothers, Sam Burks, and  Harold Burks

Sisters; Alma Northcut, Eileen Mitchell and Ruth Poole


Wife; Darlean Burks of Rockville, IN

Sons; Larry Burks and Diana Anderson of Rockille, IN

          James Burks of Crawfordsville, IN

Daughters; Kim (Brad) Miles of Terre Haute, IN

                   Stacey (Fred) Mills of Clinton, IN

                   Shelcy Burks of Rockville, IN

Grandchildren; Kelli Jeminez, Sonya Dudley, Destiny Burks, Larry Joe Burks, Shannon Stroud, Michelle Stone, Tyler Mills, Megan Mills, Kayla Burks, and Wade Stites

Several Great Grandchildren

Brother: Lee Burks of Ashtabula , OH

Several nieces and nephews

Visitation: No visitation, cremation was chosen


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