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Clyde L Burks

December 3, 1943 — February 12, 2023

Clyde L Burks


Clyde Burks, 79, of Kansas City, Kansas, passed away on 02/12/2023 peacefully in his sleep. Clyde was born 12/03/1943 to Sarah and Drexel Burks in Boston, Arkansas. He was employed with Bud Brown Chrysler/Plymouth as a brake mechanic until he retired. He enjoyed fishing and loved his BBQ, both grilling and eating it.  He was always a big Chiefs fan, loved watching games.  He lit up every time his grandkids came to visit.  He was a smarty pants with a giant heart. 

 He was proceeded in death by his wife of 35 years, Helen. He is survived by his son Tony (Tara) and grandsons Jasper and Jackson; stepson Jeff (Becki) and grandkids Maddy, Tori, and Sam.

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Friday, February 17, 2023

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