Timothy Wayne Burks
Funeral Date: 9/19/2008

Timothy Wayne “Tim” Burks, age 49, of Warren, Arkansas died Tuesday September 16, at UAMS. He was born January 20, 1959 at Warren, Arkansas a son of Joyce Humphrey Burks, Warren, Ark. and the late Buddy Burks. He was a retired employee of Potlatch Corp with 30 years of service, a member of the Macedonia Baptist Church and the Goldwing Motorcycle Association. Surviving other than his mother is his wife Janie Glosson Burks whom he married on February 12, 1982; a son Timothy Dexter Burks, Warren, Ark; a daughter Stacie Helaina Burks and friend Jon Stone, Warren, Ark; a sister Brenda Burks, Hermitage, Ark. Special siblings Barbara and Barry Gorman, Hampton, Ar., Sandra and Don Spraggins, Warren, AR., Bonnie & Larry Blair of Watauga, TX., and Debbi and Willie Smith, Montross, VA. Tim leaves mant great memories to his nieces and nephews and many friends. Funeral services were 2:00pm Friday, Sept 19, at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Ronald Neely, Rev. Greg Stanley and Rev. Heath Bryant officiating. Linda Barrett was pianist and soloist were Larry Killian and Leanne Howard. Burial was in Shady Grove Cemetery near New Edinburg by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Mike Gorman, John George, Alvin Schmitz, Wayne Denson, Nicky Vaughn, Ray Raney, Leland Bryant and Wilton Pulley. Honorary pallbearers were Thelbert Stedman, Dr. Donnie Bryant, Dr. Kerry Pennington, Dr. Ali Javed, Dr. Dichelle George, Reece Adams, Dwayne Ashcraft, Tim Vines, Robbie Duncan, Bo McClellan and Marty Howard. Memorials preferred Macedonia Baptist Church Building Fund or the UAMS Multiple Myeloma Cancer Institute.



Name: Suzette Neely
Message: I love you all and am praying for you to have the peace that passes all understanding that can only come from God.

Name: Jana Burks Chapman
Message: Thinking of You! I still love you!

Name: Robert Camp
Message: I know that words wont heal the hurt. But know that GOD is there beside you to lend HIS strength in times of troubles. And my prayers and thoughts are with you always.

Name: Shelly, Kevin, Tyler & Greyson Ashcraft
Message: Words cannot express how sorry we are to hear about Tim, you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Dale, Tanya, Hayden & Weston Smith
Message: We are so sorry to hear about Tim. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Kelly, Jerry, Taylor & Payton Ashcraft
Message: We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you now and always.

Name: Mary Ann Clanton
Message: Janie & kids,Joyce and Brenda My heart goes out to you all in this time of terrible loss. May God be with you all.

Name: shirley meggs
Message: Janie & Family I am so sorry for your loss-sometimes things happen that we will never understand.I pray that God will hold you close to Him and you can find comfort in His loving arms.

Name: Ken & Lula Ellis
Message: We are so saddened by Tim's death. Just remember that our loss is Heaven's gain and he is with the Lord now in a perfect, glorified body and no longer sick. Ken & Lula Ellis (former Potlatch guards)

Name: Jimmy and Fran Reep
Message: Janie and Family, If God brings you to it, He will bring you through it. Always remember, Our God is good. Praying for each of you.

Name: French and Judy Thornton Wynne
Message: Please know that all of you are in our thoughts and prayers during this sad time.

Name: Fran and Ken VanDerZwalm
Message: We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May you feel God's peace during this difficult time.

Name: Scott & Ashley Doss
Message: Ms.Joyce, Branda, Janie, Stacie,and Dexter, We want ya'll to know that we are keeping ya'll in our thoughts, and prayers during this sad time.

Name: Stacy Parker
Message: Janie, I'm sorry to hear about Tim. I will be thinking about you and praying for you.

Name: Norman & Sandra Word
Message: Ms. Joyce, Janie, Kids, and Brenda: Just wanted you all to know that you are in our prayers. We don't always understand why things happen the way they do. But you can take comfort in knowing that Tim is in a far better place, where he has no worries and is no longer sick.........God Bless

Name: Robin Busch
Message: Janie I so sorry for your loss. Tim was a good man whose smile and good hearted playfulness will be greatly missed. I pray you find comfort in God, Family and Friends in the coming days.

Name: Jim & Stacey Walker
Message: We're thinking about your family during this time. God bless you!

Name: Klay & LaWanda McKinney
Message: Words can't express our sympathy to you. Just know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Jerry Daniels
Message: My condolences go out to the family. May God bless you...

Name: Ronny & Stephanie Harton
Message: We are so sorry for your loss. Tim will be greatly missed.

Name: Gary & Pam Ozment
Message: You are in our thoughts and prayers

Name: Daphne Hargis
Message: Janie, just wanted you to know, that I am so sorry for your loss. I remember when the two of you started dating. If you need someone to talk to just give a call. I have been there and know what you are going thru.

Name: Larry Killian
Message: May God continue to overwhelm you and your family with Grace.

Name: Sarah Harris
Message: Janie, Im so terribly sorry for your loss. I love you with all of my heart. My prayers will be with you.

Name: Bruce & Kay Brown
Message: Our prayers and thoughts are with you. God Bless!

Name: Mark & Kelley Hollingsworth
Message: Brenda & family- Our prayers and thoughts are with you... Mark & Kelley Morgan-Hollingsworth

Name: Michael Bradford
Message: My words may not help you in this time, but Tim was a great person and i know he loved his family, our prayers go out to all of you. sincerely Michael and Rita Bradford

Name: Travis@Paulette Kelley
Message: I know this is hard for you and the family,but God will see you through this. You are in our prayers. We love you so much.

Name: The Late George Parker Family
Message: We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Melanie Evans
Message: Stacie and family we are so sorry for your lose. He was a special man and in a far better place than we are. Melanie and Dennis Evans, Clint, Eric, and Britt and Lindsey Burris.

Name: Steve and Rachel Ashcraft
Message: We are so sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Angela [owens]Purifoy
Message: To all of the family, I am so sorry for your loss. I pray God will comfort you, at this time of need. praying for all of you... Michael,Angela,and boys

Name: Randy & Tammy York
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family!

Name: karen burgess stanley
Message: Jamie, I am so sorry for the loss of your husband. You and your family will be in my prayers. May god bless.

Name: From Janie, Stacie & Dexter
Message: This goes out to all of our loving family and dear friends: Our lives are forever changed! Tim (and Daddy) was such a unique man, who loved and enjoyed life to the fullness. He never met a stranger. And if he liked you then you could expect that he was going to pick with you. We know that he is in God's precious arms and him, his Dad and my Mom and Dad are rejoicing for the day that we can all be back together. But, for now, we have to continue on this Earth without the love of my life and our precious daddy. We will overcome this, just as many have. Right now, it is very, very hard, but with all the support from you guys and our Lord, we can do this. Thanks for everything that you all have done to make this more bearable. Tim and Daddy's love for us will forever be in our hearts and souls. Heaven has just been more blessed with his presence. Love to all!

Name: Patricia Love
Message: I wish we could have been there but we are praying for ya'll. Love you!