Dorris E. Burris, 93, of Washington, passed away at 7:10 a.m. Wednesday at the Villages of Oak Ridge. She was born on July 31, 1923,in Montgomery,to Lewis and Martha (Allen) Guy. She was a 1941 graduate of Washington Catholic High School and was a member of Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church.
She is survived two sons; Robert L. (Sussie) Burris of Indianapolis, Ray (Cindy) Burris of Odon; three daughters; Carol (Gary) Crow of Washington, Linda Colvin of Bloomington and Lisa Burris of Washington; five grandchildren;Larry Burris,Angela Thompson,Dustin Davis,Cody Craig and Chelsey Burris; four great-grandchildren, Brittany Aurelio, Ashley Brackin, Elizabeth Brackin and Skylar Thompson. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Burris, on Jan. 13, 1994, whom she married on April 15, 1943. She was also preceded in death by her granddaughter Ursyla Aurelio; seven brothers, Charles, Ernie, Leo, Ross, Joe, George and Jim; sister, Meldred Kane.
A private graveside service was held on Thursday at St. John Cemetery.
Published on February 17, 2017