Irene Burke

Died: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019


5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Fri., Jan. 11, 2019
Location: Walters Funeral Home Chapel

Funeral Service

7:00 PM Fri., Jan. 11, 2019
Location: Walters Funeral Home Chapel

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Mrs. Irene Wilson Burke age 82 of Speedwell passed away Sunday, January 6, 2019.  She was of the Baptist Faith and attended Community Baptist Church.  Preceded in death by Husband, Mr. Ralph C. Burke, Parents, James and Siota Bean Wilson, and Brothers, Joe Wilson, Floyd Wilson, and Bobby Wilson.


Survivors: Daughters, Brenda Dunn and husband, David, Sandy Sayne, and Dena Burke-Miracle and husband, Otis; Six Grandchildren, Crystal Dunn Maynard, Brandy Dunn Cozzolino, Casey Dunn, Nikki Whitsell, Coty Douglas, and Autumn Miracle; Twelve Great-grandchildren; Brother, William R. Wilson and wife, Donna; Several other relatives and friends.


Funeral Services Friday 7 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Eddie Hoskins officiating.  Family and friends will meet Saturday, 11 A.M. at Speedwell Academy Cemetery for graveside services and interment.  The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 P.M. Friday before funeral services.  Online condolences for Mrs. Burke may be made at  Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Irene Wilson Burke.

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Sheilah Brewer Ausmus
   Posted Tue January 08, 2019
I worked for several years with this sweet Lady, she was dedicated to her work and definitely to her patients. Heaven’s gain a wonderful woman! Sorry to hear this Brenda. Love and prayers sent your way.

Shelley Tingle
   Posted Fri January 11, 2019

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by CCO Team.

Crystal, Praying for you and your family! We love you! From CCO Debbie, Marisa and Shelley

Jane Crutchfield Napier
   Posted Thu January 17, 2019
I am so sorry to hear Irene has passed. Always enjoyed talking to Ralph and Irene at Food lion.Really sweet people. My family thought the world of them both. Thoughts and prayers for all of you.

Kila Ayers
   Posted Tue January 22, 2019
So sorry to hear about Irene. I used to work with Irene for a long time. Sweet sweet lady and a great nurse. Prayers