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Zelda Deane Burcham, American nursing administrator. Service chairman American Cancer Society, Kountze, 1970—1976; Member of Smithsonian Associates, Texas Hospital Society Nursing Service Administrators, James Walker Memorial Hospital School Nursing Alumnae Association.

Background

Burcham, Zelda Deane was born on January 11, 1935 in Wilmington, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of John James and Eunice Mae Peterson (Corbett) Burcham.

Education

Diploma, James Walker Memorial Hospital School Nursing, Wilmington, North Carolina, 1956.

Career

Supervisor operating room Hardin Memorial Hospital, Kountze, Texas, 1963—1969. Home health nurse Texas Home Health, Kirbyville, 1969—1970. Public health nurse Hardin County Health Department, Kountze, 1970—1973.

Director nurses Hardin Memorial Hospital, 1973—1976. Director nursing services Silsbee Doctors Hospital, Texas, since 1976.

Membership

Service chairman American Cancer Society, Kountze, 1970—1976. Member of Smithsonian Associates, Texas Hospital Society Nursing Service Administrators, James Walker Memorial Hospital School Nursing Alumnae Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf.

Connections

Married Billy Brian Burcham, June 15, 1957. Children: Daphne Deane, Billy Brian, Mary Catherine.