Miss Bobbie passed away at 1:15 p.m. Monday at Murray-Calloway Co. Hospital. She was born July 16,1933 in Calloway Co. to the late Hollin & Maymie (Paschall) Jones. She was a longtime member of Elm Grove Baptist Church where she served as pianist and a Sunday School Teacher. She loved to help others and was always in line first to do so. Miss Bobbie was married on Dec. 19,1953 to Charles M. Burkeen and he preceded her in death, on March 27,2011. Her beloved son; James Graves Burkeen and one brother in law; Vernon Nance also preceded her in death.
She is survived by one sister; Annie Jones Nance, and many friends.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of York Funeral Home, with Rev. Brad Burns officiating. Burial will follow in Elm Grove Cemetery.
Friends may visit from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at York Funeral Home.
Donations: Elm Grove Baptist Church Building Fund, 6483 St. Rt. 94 East, Murray, KY 42071 or The Graves Burkeen Scholarship Fund at Campbellsville University.
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