Arietta Carroll Burk (MAULDIN, S.C.)

MAULDIN, S.C. - Mrs. Arietta Estelle Carroll Kirkland Burk, 83, wife of the late Joseph Rochester Burk entered into rest Monday, October 5, 2009. Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 9, 2009 at 2:00 P.M., from the Hephzibah Baptist Church with Reverend Billy Carroll officiating. Interment will follow in Hephzibah-Vance Cemetery. Mrs. Burk was born and raised in Hephzibah, GA to the late John David and Janie Hurt Carroll and was a member of Hephzibah Baptist Church. Pallbearers will be her grandsons and nephews. She was preceded in death by her son, Clark C. Kirkland. Survivors include her children, Dean D. Kirkland (Gloria), Keith K. Kirkland (Patricia), Roger E. Kirkland (Susan), Brenda I. Kirkland; sister, Margie Ridgley; brother, C. Q. Carroll; 15 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. If so desired memorials can be made to Hephzibah Baptist Church 2527 GA Hwy. 88 Hephzibah, GA 30815. The family will receive friends on Friday, from 1:00 P.M. until the hour of service at the church. Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta, GA, 30906. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-October 8, 2009