Derrick O Burke

1968 - 2015

  • 46 years old
  • Date of birth:  October 26th, 1968
  • Place of birth:  Fort Valley, Georgia, United States
  • Date of passing:  March 12th, 2015
  • Place of passing:  Dallas, Texas
This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Derrick Burke, 46, born on October 26th, 1968 and passed away on March 12th, 2015. We will remember him forever.
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Candle lit  by Catherine Taylor on March 26th, 2015

In Loving Memory of my Nephew, Derrick Burke

~Gone too Soon~

Candle lit  by Allison Rush on March 26th, 2015

Jesus said, “Because I live, ye shall live also.” John 14:19
Thank God for his Grace and Mercy, he will never put us through something he haven't went through.  
Derrick will truly be miss, but his memories will always be with us and knowing God loves him BEST is enough for me.

Candle lit  by Bennetta Burke on March 31st, 2015

Miss you so much. Love you.
Well, we are here one year later, but it only seems like six months. It's been a year of ups and downs, but Im still here remembering the impact that you had on my life since July 1989. You are greatly missed and loved. You were my greatest friend. Love you. Bennetta. SANDIE:-)  

Candle lit  by chantel washingon on March 31st, 2015

"In memory of my cousin Derrick, whom I took to be my brother growing up together. I will never forget u for as g as I live. I wish I had a chance to say goodbye but I know we shall meet again. You now reunited with ur Mom, my mother and our grandparents like oldtimes. Until we meet again love you cuz and hold a place for me.

Candle lit  by jimmy bell on March 31st, 2015

In the memory of my Comrade. The relationship we carried was special. The memories we shared together is priceless ones that we talked about every time we chatted. I miss you Bro and I thank God he allowed me to know a wonderful guy like you. See you on the other side Burke.


Candle lit  by rickey lowe on April 27th, 2015

I miss you bro /G cant believe you gone bro im still sad man
YOUR friend
Pretty Rickey

Candle lit  by Lois Nichols on October 26th, 2017


Candle lit  by Bennetta Burke on October 26th, 2017

I would like to say happy birthday to my love.  I miss you and I so wish that you were still here with us. Just to see your face, hear your voice and know all of the pranks that you would play bring back so many fond memories. You touched so many lives in so many ways and left an impactful, most memorable joy with those you encountered. I love you, always. Will always be missed and loved.

Candle lit  by Bennetta Burke on October 26th, 2017

Happy birthday Papa, love Rhyan and Jaelen. They miss you so much.

Candle lit  by Catherine Taylor on October 26th, 2018

In Loving Memory of Derrick, as long as memories last he will be forever.  The family has not been the same since you left us.  Happy 50th Birthday in heaven "RIP"  Love you and still missing you~

Your Aunt,

Candle lit  by chantel washingon on October 26th, 2018

In loving memory, I would like to say Happy Heavenly 50th Birthday Cuzzin, I miss you so much and I know you are enjoying with your mom and mines. You will be forever in my heart Rest peacefully and the rest of the family sends their love. RIH your Cuzzin/sister Chan

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