CORINTH-Funeral services for James "Elmer" Burress, 85,
will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Corinthian Funeral Home with the Rev.
Randy Bostick officiating. Burial will be in Henry
He died Saturday, November 6, 1993, at Magnolia Hospital. He was the
owner of Burress Grocery Store and Burress
Generator Shop. A member of Foote Street Church of Christ, he was the
husband of the late Jewel Horn Burress.
Survivors include two sons, Bobby Burress of
Corinth and Jimmy Burress of Pekin, Ill; two sisters,
Ruby Jackson of Glen and Grace Batavia
of Corinth; five grandchildren, Vicki Roach, Cindy
Leatherwood, David Burress, Judy
Duncan, and Charisa Burress; and four
great grandchildren, Bobby G. Roach, Amy Roach,
Jennafer Leatherwood and Bryson Duncan.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.