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In Memory

In memory of the deputies that have died while serving the citizens of Burke County.....

 

We Will Not Forget.......

 

Lieutenant

Kelly Michael Kincaid

February 19, 1965 – March 19, 2006

 

 

Bobby Lee Cox

Sept. 5, 1939

to

Sept. 14, 2006

 

William “Bill” Hennessee Hemphill

September  24, 1922

to

 April 20, 2002

 

Sheriff

David W. Oaks

March 4, 1922

to

August 21, 1966

 

Sheriff Fred Ross

1937

 

Elmore Wilson

1883 - 1931

 

Sheriff John Boone

September 19, 1789

to

November 22, 1837

 

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