Jim Burks

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

JIM BURKS, of Berryville, Arkansas was born February 1, 1941 in Marble, Arkansas to Homer and Mellie (Neal) Burks. He departed this life Wednesday, January 2, 2019 in Berryville at the age of 77.

Jim was the owner and operator of Jimís Saloon outside of Eureka Springs. He enjoyed visiting with his patrons but most of all he loved his family and riding his motorcycle.

He was with Bonnie (Murray) Burks for 37 happy years and on June 27, 2003, they were united in marriage. He is survived by his wife and his children, Debbie Key of Lincoln, Arkansas; Jimmy Burks of Holiday Island; Michel and Lesia Burks of Berryville; Larry McNeil of Berryville; Michael McNeil of Fairfield, California; Rick and Jamie Correia of Eureka Springs; Bobby and Kathy Reynolds of Omaha, Arkansas; Billy and Kim Reynolds of Woodland, California; Bobette Reynolds of Woodland, California; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; many other relatives, loved ones and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Homer and Mellie Burks, and two brothers.

Memorial service will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, January 12, 2019, at the Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel in Berryville. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, c/o Anstaff Bank, Attn: Tiffany Ball, PO Box 272, Berryville, AR 72616. Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.