Imogene Ann Burks, 89, of Stanberry, Mo., died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at Pine View Manor in Stanberry. She was born Feb. 13, 1925, in rural Gentry County, Mo., to Quincy and Della (Groom) Steinman.
On Nov. 16, 1946, she married Chester R. Burks in Troy, Kan. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Stanberry.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Leeola Riggins.
Survivors include her husband of 67 years, Chester “Chet” Burks; four sons, LaVern (Marilynn) Burks of St. Joseph, Mo., Kenneth (Theresa) Burks of Valley Center, Kan., Max (Renee) Burks of Norco, Calif., and Raymond (Jennifer) Burks of Albany, Mo.; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Monday, Aug. 18, at Roberson Funeral Home of Stanberry, Mo. Burial was at the High Ridge Cemetery in Stanberry.
Memorials may be made to the Hands of Hope Hospice and/or First Baptist Church in care of Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 153, Stanberry, MO 64489.
Online condolences may be left at www.robersonfuneralhome.com.