Brad and Julie Burke are the owners and operators of Burke and Sons Lumber CO, headquartered in Rockport,  MO. This is a highly regarded building materials company in Atchison County.

Brad and Julie were trained in building materials by hands on. It is family owned and has passed down thru them over the years .

Some of the services the Burke and Sons Lumber CO provides include: retail lumber.

When it comes to providing expert building materials services, nothing takes the place of experience. Brad and Julie began working in building materials 70 years ago and started Burke and Sons Lumber CO in 1949.

One of Burke and Sons Lumber CO’s  goals is to provide their Atchison County clients with professional, high quality, and affordable services. People often choose Burke and Sons Lumber CO for building materials because they offer the best service. They are in a very small area and the only ones around.

The result, one of the most successful building materials companies in Rockport!  


What do their customers think?

Travis Hogue Local Guide a year ago- Great people. Burke’s has a wide selection of lots of stuff…if they don’t have it or can’t get it, then you don’t need it. They have equipment rental too!”

Michael Watson a year ago- Great people!

Having owner operated experts, like Brad and Julie providing knowledgeable and expert care is an asset to Rockport and Atchison County, MO.

Business owners take risks and often work long, exhaustive hours to service their clients. There are freedoms in owning a business, but these freedoms come at a cost. Rarely acknowledged are business owners like Brad and Julie Burke that employ people and ensure their staff are paid continuously. Sure, people earn their wages through their time, hard work and skills, but let’s take a moment and thank Brad and Julie for having and continuing the business ownership game that allows people an opportunity to produce and earn those wages.

Need building materials service? Give Burke and Sons Lumber CO an opportunity by visiting them at 19142 Burke Rd, Rockport or by calling them at 660-744-5371.

In addition to running a successful building materials business, Brad and Julie supports local schools & churches .


So from the staff of Local Search Force that runs the County Advisory Board

Brad and Julie Burke, you are highly commended for your service to the residents of Atchison County, for having and maintaining a business that adds to the financial well-being of MO and for your willingness to participate in social betterment activities.


Well done Brad and Julie Burke!


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