The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

October 24, 2012

Rosa Burris

The Stanly News & Press

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 — Rose Lucille Truesdale Burris, 95, formerly of Oakboro, passed away Saturday, October 20, 2012 in Agape’ Senior Rehabilitation Center in Rock Hill, S. C.

Mrs. Burris was born October 19, 1917 in York County, South Carolina, to the late Henry Clyburn Truesdale and Caroline Obenonski Truesdale.  She was also preceded in death by her husband, Grant Ephriam Burris, in 2002; her son, Richard Clyburn Burrage; her daughter, Barbara Jean Craig; and a grandchild, Dwayne Craig.

The family received friends from 12-1 p.m., Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at Hartsell Funeral Home in Albemarle.

The funeral was at 1 p.m., in the Hartsell Funeral Home’s Lefler Memorial Chapel.  Burial followed in Stanly Gardens of Memory in Albemarle.

Survivors include her son, Phillip Michael Burrage of Clarksville, Tenn.; her sister, Mary Wilson of Columbia, S. C.; grandchildren, Billy Joe Mullis, Jon Mullis, Delores White, Candyce Powers, Grant Craig, Sherry Fitzgerald, Donna May; 12 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle is serving the Burris family.

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