Survived by his wife of 61 years, Ruth Haynes Burris of the Rover community; a daughter, Pat (Al) Carman of Brentwood; a son, Terry Burris of the Rover community; six grandchildren, Jon (Lyla) Carman, Brad (Kelley) Burris, Kim (Zach) Watson, Allison (Jeremy) Carlton, Jeff (Kellye) Carman and Kristin (Branson) Stevens; 11 great grandchilden, Loren, Noah and Layne Burris, Lilly and Mamie Carman, Hollis, John Houston and Haddie Ann Watson, Sean and Sydnee Carlton and Jacquline Stevens; Martha Jean Burris ( mother of Brad and Allison.)
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. -- 8 p.m., Tues., May 1, 2012 at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m., Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at the Chapel Hill Church of Christ with visitation 1 hour prior to service. Burial will follow at Cothran Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers Memorial Donations may be made to the Chapel Hill Church of Christ or the Churches of Christ Disaster Relief Fund.
Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, TN, (931) 364-2233, www.lawrencefuneral.net in charge of local arrangements.