A memorial service for Debbie Lynn Burkes was on Friday, Dec.  22, 2017, at 11 a. m. from North Bend Pentecostal Church in Philadelphia.

McClain-Hays Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Ms. Burkes, 61, of Union, died Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, at her home.

 She was a native and lifelong resident of Neshoba County.

 Survivors include her  daughter, Tanya Molina of Ackerman; son, Royce Hunt of Vernal, Utah; eight grandchildren; sisters, Donna Smith of Meridian, Rita Sebren of Jackson, Cecelia Nabors of Kosciusko and Angie Chastain of Montgomery, Ala.; and a brother, Donnie Hofmister of Kosciusko.