Elizabeth Burks, 85, of Tampa, Florida, died Sunday, Dec. 28.
She was born in Savannah. She was a member of The New Apostolic Church in Tampa, Florida.
Following her retirement from Ashley Aluminum, Mrs. Burks worked with handicapped children at Foster’s Elementary School as a volunteer grandmother through Seniors in Service Organization in the greater Tampa Bay area until she was 81 years old.
She is survived by her son, Roger Burks of Tampa, Florida; her daughter, Rachel Hanley; three grandsons and several great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her son, David Burks; her son, Stanley Burks; and her former husband, Grady Burks.
Memorial services will be held at the church at a future date.