Mrs. Glenda Carol Burk, age 75, of Rome, passed away on Saturday, March 11, 2017, at a local hospital following an extended illness.
She was born in Cherokee County, AL on December 23, 1941, daughter of the late Opal Moon Ashley. She was graduate of Cherokee County High School and was a homemaker. She was of the Baptist faith. In addition to her mother, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Burk, by 2 sons, Jeffery Burk and Steve Ashley, and by a brother, Bud Moon.
Survivors include a daughter, Patricia Henderson, and her husband, David, Lindale; a son, Gary Burk, and his wife, Angie, Cave Spring; 6 grandchildren, 10 great-grand-children, several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at 1pm in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel. The Rev. Robert Anderson will officiate. Interment will follow in Oaknoll Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Tuesday from 12pm until time for the service. At other hours, the family may be contacted at their respective residences.
Pallbearers are asked to assemble at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel on Tuesday at 12:30pm and include: Eric O’Neal, Cole Burk, Zack Burk, Colton Burk, Kyle Ashley, Stoner Ashley, and Jimbo Burk.