OBITUARY

Burkie H. Brickle

June 20, 1935January 16, 2013

Burkie Hood Brickle, 77, passed away on Wednesday, January 16, 2013. Funeral services and a celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. in the chapel of Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home. Burial will be in Macon Memorial Park Cemetery with the Rev. John B. Carroll officiating. The family will meet friends on Saturday, January 19, 2013 from 11:30 a.m. to service time at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Vista Care Hospice, 319 Margie Drive, Warner Robins, GA 31088 or National Parkinson’s Foundation, 1501 N.W. 9th Ave., Bob Hope Road, Miami, FL 33136.

Mrs. Brickle was born in Macon, Georgia to the late Robert A and Laura Tyler Hood. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Bobby Croom and Eddie T. Brickle and brothers, James Tyler and Grady Tyler. She worked for the Georgia Forestry Commission and was of the Baptist faith. Mrs. Brickle was a member of the Ladies of the Moose Club and was an avid reader.

She is survived by her beloved children, Robbie (Elaine) Croom, Jr. of Crossville, TN, Chris (Rebecca) Croom of Macon, Jeffrey S.(Pam) Croom of Macon, grandchildren, Kristen Croom, Jennifer Croom, Joshua Croom, Cameron Croom, and Abigail Croom, great grandchild, Georgia Makayla Denton, and brothers, C.B. (Helen) Hood of Milledgeville, and Olan (Marge) Tyler of Atlanta, GA., and sister-in-law, Minnie Bell Tyler of Jones, Co., and several nieces and nephews.

The family would like to express their appreciation to the staff of The Blair House of College Hill and Vista Care Hospice for the care given to Mrs. Brickle.

Visit www.maconmp.com to express condolences.

Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery has charge of arrangements.

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, January 19, 2013
  • Funeral Service Saturday, January 19, 2013
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Burkie H. Brickle

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/BlairHouse Cannady

February 10, 2013

I was saddened when I heard about Ms.Burkie she was one of my favorite residents at Blair House and I loved her dearly.

KAREN THAMES

January 19, 2013

JOE AND I WISH TO EXPRESS OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY IN THIS TIME OF LOSS. MAY GOD BE WITH YOU AND BLESS YOU ALL. JOE AND KAREN TYLER THAMES

January 18, 2013

Robbie, Chris and Scott
Your mother was a sweet and lovely person who enjoyed life. Nelson and I were good friends with your parents when you,ll were little.
She will be missed but remember all the special memories that you shared and she will live on in you hearts.
Patsy Chapman

Tom and Bonnie Brant

January 18, 2013

Chris, Becky and family, you have our sympathy in your great loss. May God bless you and give you comfort.

Bruce Hood

January 18, 2013

Aunt Burkie, Its been a long road Welcome Home. You taught me well throughout my childhood, I will always treasure those memories. As we miss you here, I am sure many others are welcoming you home.
Love you , Bruce Hood & family

JUANITA TOWSON

January 17, 2013

SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT BURKIE,HAVENT SEEN HER IN YEARS.GREW UP WITH HER IN EAST MACON.WE WERE ALL CALLED RIVER RATS BACK THEN.GOOD FRIEND RIP.

FROM THE FAMILY