MURRAY — Bobbie Nell Burkeen, 79, of Murray died at 1:15 p.m. Monday at Murray-Calloway County Hospital.
Mrs. Burkeen was a member of Elm Grove Baptist Church, where she was a pianist and a Sunday School teacher for many years. She was also a homemaker and assisted her husband with the family farm.
She is survived by her sister, Annie Jones Nance of Murray.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles M. Burkeen, and one son, James Graves Burkeen. Her parents were Hollis and Maymie Jones.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Blalock-Coleman & York Funeral Home with Rev. Brad Burns officiating. Friends may visit from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may be in the form of donations to Elm Grove Baptist Church Building Fund, 6483 St. Rt. 94 East, Murray, KY 42071 or The Graves Burkeen Scholarship Fund at Campbellsville University.
Online condolences: www.yorkfuneralhome.com.