Bobbie  Burkey
Bobbie Ruth Burkey went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019. She was born Sept. 27, 1932 in Draw, Texas to Lewis and Tressie Kenly. She married the love of her life, James E. Burkey on June 26, 1950 in Lubbock, Texas. They were blessed with three children, seven grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren. Bobbie was preceded in death by husband Jimmy, her parents and step-mother, Rose.
She will be greatly missed by her children, Karen and Rex Clayton of Tishomingo, OK, Terri and Drew Atkinson of Greenville, TX and Randy and Kelli Burkey of Corsicana and grandchildren Kendra Webb and Gary, Kyle Clayton and April, Marc Atkinson and Wendy, Stacie Hodel and Eric, Britni Ganze and Jeffrey, Lindsay Ellis and Stephen, Blake Burkey and Lydia and her great grandchildren, Jacob, Jonah and Kinley Wiss, Maycee and Grayson Webb, Mackenzie and Nolan Clayton, Andrew and Emma Hodel, Juniper Atkinson, Daxton Ganze, Luke Ellis, Lucy and Ryker Burkey. Step-sister Joy Mazy and husband Jack and family.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday Aug. 22, 2019 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home. A celebration of her life will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 23, 2019 n the Chapel at Griffin - Roughton Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery.
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Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home
Published on August 19, 2019


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