Whitesburg KY

Paul Burke dies at 70

Paul Burke, 70, of Jenkins, died September 26 at Pikeville Medical Center.

A son of the late Jack Burke and Mary Bentley Fleming, he was also preceded in death by his stepfather, Gabe Fleming; three brothers, Raymond Burke, George Burke, and Jimmy Burke; and a sister, Betty Jean Burke.

Surviving are his wife, Donna Hunsaker Burke; three sons, John Burke and Jamie of Jenkins, Shannon Collins of Thornton, and James Paul Burke and Mary of Isom; three daughters, Michelle Burke and Sid and Donna Jean Burke and Andrew, all of Jenkins, and Jean of Neon; two brothers, John Fleming of Mayking and Henry Fleming of McRoberts; 19 grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren.

Funeral services were held September 3 at Dunham Freewill Baptist Church. Burial was in the Collins Spurgeon Cemetery at Isom.

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