Virginia Wells Burris

March 07, 2023

Feb. 20, 1928 - March 5, 2023

Funeral services for Virginia Wells Burris, 95, of Smithdale, were held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, March 8, 2023, at Thompson Baptist Church with Brother Jim Bradford and Dr. David Millican officiating.

Interment was in Mars Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation was held from 6 to 9 p.m., Tuesday, March 7, 2023, and from 9 a.m., until the time of service on Wednesday at the church.

She was born to Howard B. Wells and Mavis Lusk Wells in Amite County on Feb. 20, 1928, and passed away at Camellia Estates in McComb on Sunday, March 5, 2023, surrounded by her family.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 33 years, Julius A. Burris; and a son, Wilton Wells “BB” Burris.

Survivors include four children, John (Carol) Burris, Sissy Burris, Garland (Terri) Burris and Gina (Bobby) Stutzman; her eight grandchildren, Jessica Burris, Charlotte Burris, John Thomas Burris, Jennifer (Jessie) Holmes, Gary (Bridget) Burris, Zach (Carlie) Stutzman, Tyler (Camri) Stutzman and Sydney Stutzman; and her seven great-grandchildren, Bayleigh, Joey and Gunner Burris, Chase and Luci Holmes, and Peyton and Brooks Stutzman.

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Hartman-Jones Funeral Home of McComb was in charge of arrangements.