Thelma Lillian Burns Luksich, 95, passed away Tuesday December 22, 2020. Family Visitation will be Monday from 11:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Graveside funeral will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, December 28, 2020 at Loving Cemetery in Loving, Texas. Arrangements are under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
Lillian was born December 23, 1924 in Canyon, Texas to the late Lottie Esther (Marshall) Burns and Robert Voss Burns. She was raised and educated in Graham. Lillian lived in California from 1942 till 1974 when she returned to Graham. She married Charles Edward Luksich, November 13, 1960 in Las Vegas, NV. He preceded her in death on March 18, 2005. Lillian was a retired U.S. Postal Clerk and a member of First Baptist Church Graham. She was a former member of Lake Country RV Club, Cracker Town Sams RV Club, Graham Regional Hospital Auxiliary, and a member of Kings Daughters Sunday School Class at First Baptist Church.
Survivors include; son, Charles M. Luksich and wife JoAnn of Denton; daughters, Linda Gail Blay of Yorba Linda, CA. and Ricky Jo Freeman of Graham; sister, Margaret Reed of La Palma, CA.; brother, Vernon Burns of Carrollton; ten grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren.
Lillian was preceded in death by her parents, sons, Robert Blay and Kennith Blay.