2017-02-08 / Obituaries

Wallace Lee Burke Jr.


Wallace Lee “Wally” Burke Jr., age 72, died Wednesday evening at Person Memorial Hospital in the ECU.
He was born in Alamance County to the late Wallace Lee Burke Sr. and Corinna Pleasant Burke.
“Wally” was of the Baptist faith. He retired from B.P. Oil Company in 1999 with 36 years of employment.
Survivors include his wife, Nita Burke; his sister, Linda Bray (Wayne) of Blanch; one niece, Leigh Flowers (Mike) of Albany Oregon; one nephew, Harry Bray (Tiffani) of Blanch; four great nieces and nephews; and two step-great-nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 11, at the Brooks & White Chapel.
Condolences may be sent at www.brooksandwhite.com.

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