Originally created 12/14/03

Mrs. Rebecca Burke (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga.- Mrs. Rebecca Holley Burke, age 85, entered into rest Thursday, December 11, 2003 at St. Joseph Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, Telfair Chapel, with Father Jerry Ragan officiating. Burial will follow in Magnolia Cemetery. Mrs. Burke was a native of Aiken, S.C. and a homemaker. She was a member of St. Mary's on the Hill Catholic Church. Mrs. Burke was the daughter of the late Norton Hansford Holley and Hattie E. Holley. Survivors include one daughter, Peggy Kelley, Augusta; three grandchildren, Linda Brooks, Lynn Horseman, and Tim Kelley; and seven great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be David Averette, James Kelly, Shawn Horseman, and Steven Holley. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday evening at the funeral home. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle December 14, 2003