Sky Scene 05

Sandra Kay Burden

October 20, 1947 ~ January 11, 2021 (age 73)


Sandra Kay Burden, age 73, of Cooper, Texas went to be with her husband and our Lord and Savior on Monday, January 11, 2021 in Dallas, Texas.

Visitation will be on Friday, January 15, 2021 at Delta Funeral Home Chapel from 1:00 – 2:00 pm.  Graveside service will be at 2:00 pm Friday, January 15, 2021 at Oaklawn Cemetery with Kaleb Wright officiating. 

Pallbearers will be Landen Houchins, Gavin Houchins, Wendell Houchins, Allen Houchins, Randy Sipes, and Matthew Harrington

Sandra was born on October 20, 1947 to Jimmie Albert and Tommie Jo “Burrow” Murphy in Gainesville, Texas.  She married the love of her life Bobby Joe (BJ) Burden on September 24, 1965 in Gainesville, Texas.  Sandra was a loving and dedicated wife, caregiver to her beautiful grandchildren and attended Three Rusty Nails Church. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bobby Joe (BJ) Burden.

Sandra is survived by her daughter, Jennifer Houchins of Cooper, Texas and her son, Tommy Burden of Garland, Texas. 4 grandchildren, Morgan Gallagher, Landen Houchins, Gavin Houchins, and Harlie Houchins; 1 great grandchild, Kami Gallagher; sisters, Dianah Murphy, Jimmie Rouse and her husband, David, and Bobbie Davis and her husband, Shannon. She is also survived by her many nieces and nephews who affectionately called her Aunt Sandi.

You may pay your respects online at

Services entrusted to Delta Funeral Home.


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Sandra Kay Burden, please visit our floral store.


January 15, 2021

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Delta Funeral Home
451 Southwest First Street
Cooper, TX 75432

Graveside Service
January 15, 2021

2:00 PM
Oaklawn Cemetery
Co Rd 1030
Cooper, Texas 75432

© 2021 Delta Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy