She was of the Pentecostal faith and was a member of the Miracle Deliverance Tabernacle in Riceville.
Survivors include her children: Carmella Cross of Benton, Jeremy Phillips of Benton, Stephen Phillips of Benton, and Joseph Phillips of Cleveland; mother, Lurine Dale Burger of Benton; four sisters: June Hicks of Cleveland, Jan Rayburn of Charleston, Carol Burger of Benton, and Tammy Branham of Decatur; six brothers: Junior Burger, Kenneth Burger, Ray Burger, Bobby Burger, Anthony Burger, and Billy Burger all of Benton; and eight grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2013, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with Pastor Anthony Wynn officiating.
Interment will follow at Zion Hill Cemetery in Turtletown.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.