Edward Wayford Burks was born Feb. 1, 1924, in Grant, Okla., and passed away Dec. 24, 2007, in Ennis.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, at Moore Memorial Gardens, Arlington. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 27, at Moore Funeral Home, Arlington.