SIKESTON -- Bobby Franklin Burks, 62, formerly of Portageville, died May 20, 2005, at his home in Sikeston.
Born June 21, 1943, in Holland, son of the late Louise Kinnison and William "B.F." Burks, he was employed in the sheet metal industry.
Survivors include: two sons, Bobby Lynn Burks of Portageville and Shawn Christopher Burks of Troy; one daughter, Angela Ranalla of Collinsville, Ind.; three brothers, Damon Burks and Wyane Burks of Bloomfield and Joe Burks of Bridge Port, Mich.; one sister, Mary Morefield of Sikeston; and 14 grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
One son, Scott Burks; and one brother, Jerry Burks, also preceded him in death.
Visitation is from 5 to 9 p.m. today at DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville, where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday. The Rev. Larry Rouse will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Portageville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be: Chris Burks, Josh Faulk, Scott Burks, Damon Burks, Larry Faulk and Terry Burks.