Cremation arrangements are made under the direction of Dowden- Roberts Funeral Home Heavener, Oklahoma.
He was born May 17, 1954 in Howe to Ted Franklin and Bessie L. (Parker) Bandy and passed away May 7, 2017 in Heavener.
Burk was a 1972 graduate of Howe High School and attended Okmulgee Tech. He lived in Oklahoma City for half of his life before returning home in his later years. Burk worked as a general laborer in the maintenance field and loved to tinker and work on small machines. He attended the Heavener Pentecostal Church of God.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers Darius Gene Bandy and Theron Frank Bandy; and one sister, May Della Swing.
He is survived by one son Chad Bandy and wife China of Howe; one stepdaughter Brandi Hurst and husband Michael of Edmond; two sisters Annetta Harris and husband Harley of Blackshear, Ga. and Mary Ellen Sampson of Moore; two brothers Cleave Bandy and wife Cathy of Haw Creek and Bobby Bandy and wife Brenda of Moore; two sisters-in-law Mary Beth Bandy of Heavener and June Bandy of Poteau; two grandchildren Lydia Shupert and Marcus Bandy; two step grandchildren Olivia Mashburn and Autumn Mashburn; four nieces; nine nephews; numerous cousins and a host of many friends
Honorary pallbearers are the Howe High School class of 1972 and Burk’s bingo friends at the Heavener VFW Post # 8403.
Preceding the memorial service, there will be a fellowship lunch at noon at the Heavener Pentecostal Church of God, 101 Division Street. All are welcome.
To sign Mr. Bandy’s online guestbook please visit www.dowdenrobertsfuneralhome.com.
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