Betty Boyd Buerkle, age 82, of Tyler, Texas passed away December 8. She was born March 11, 1928 at St. Charles, Ark. She was preceded in death by her parents, N.A.(Casey) and Nellie Jones and her first husband, Charles Stanford Boyd and second husband, Howard Buerkle and two brothers and three sisters. Ms. Buerkle is survived by a son, Charles Boyd Jr. and his wife Janice, of Broken Arrow, Okla., three daughters, Dianne Luebker and Linda Miles and her husband, Scott, all of Tyler, Texas, and Margaret Ludwig and her husband, William, of Stuttgart, Ark. She is fondly remembered by her 10 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Cecile Newman of Beaumont, Texas, brothers, Doug Jones and his wife, Betty, of Pine Bluff, Ark., and Bud Jones and his wife, Peggy, of Eudora, Ark. and many nieces and nephews. The family asked that memorials be made to Hospice of East Texas, Tyler, Texas.
Published December 10, 2010