A native of Erwin, Mozella is a daughter of the late Bascom Boyd and Myrtle Marie (McCurry) Hoilman. She was a Teamster for Pepsi Cola Company and enjoyed crafts and sewing. In addition to her parents, Mozella is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Willie Burks, Jr. and four brothers, Ronald, Uvaughn, Harold and Michael Hoilman.
Mozella Hoilman Burks has left behind to cherish her memory: Daughter: Pat Raths and husband, Floyd; Sons: Djerl Shultz and wife, Anita, Dennis Burks and wife, Tami; Sisters: June Crouch and husband, Clyde, Doris Riddle and husband, Gary; Shirley Garland and husband, Gerald, Judy Wyant and husband, Ron, Gail Lamb; Brothers: Douglas Hoilman and wife, Ann, Donald Hoilman; Four grandchildren; Several great-grandchildren; Numerous nieces and nephews; Special nephew: Michael Hoilman.
The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence as we offer tribute and remember the life of Mozella Hoilman Burks in a funeral service to be held at 12:00 PM on Saturday, July 7, 2018 in the chapel at Valley Funeral Home. Bishop John Edwards will officiate. A visitation period to share memories and offer support to the family will begin at 10:00 AM and continue until service time on Saturday. A graveside committal service will follow the 12:00 PM funeral service in Evergreen Cemetery. Those attending will meet at Valley Funeral Home by 12:00 for the service.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.valleyfuneralhome.net or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/ValleyFuneralHomeErwin.
These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Mozella Hoilman Burks through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, 423-743-9187.