Obituary – Mrs. Dollye Stewart Burkes

Services for Dollye Stewart Burkes were held Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 11 a.m. from McClain-Hays Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mack Alford and Rev. Allen Herrington officiating.  Burial followed in Jones Cemetery in Neshoba County.
McClain-Hays Funeral Home in Philadelphia was in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Burkes, 67, of Philadelphia, died Thursday, June 12, 2014 at her home.
She was a native of the Nanih Waiya community in Winston County.  She moved to Neshoba County and attended Arlington School and later graduated from Neshoba Central.  She formerly worked at Spartus in Louisville and Wells-Lamont, J.C. Penney and Western Auto in Philadelphia.
Mrs. Burkes was Baptist by faith.
Survivors include her husband, Joe Burkes, Jr. of Philadelphia; son, Trey Burkes of Philadelphia; sisters, Frances Rosamond of Louisville, Elewese Medders of Brandon and Jane Harrell of Morton; and several nieces, nephews and their families.
Pallbearers were Harry Medders, Shawn Medders, Paul Smith, Jeff Rosamond, Brent Frey and David Frey.