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Mary Jane Burress White
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Birth: May 22, 1895
Scott County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Nov. 2, 1968
Caryville
Campbell County
Tennessee, USA


Husband: Fisher White


From the LaFollette Press, Thursday, November 7, 1968

Mrs. Mary Jane White, age 73, of Caryville, Route 1, passed away Saturday, November 2, at 3:30 a.m. at her home. She was a member of the Independent Baptist Church of LaFollette.

Survivors are: the husband, Fisher White; daughter, Mrs Odesia Sponseller of Houston, Texas; sons, Rev. Boyd Jones of Caryville, Route 1, and Clarence Jones of Detroit; four grandsons, Von Lowe of Lake City, Timothy Jones of Caryville Route 1, Paul Edward and Dean Jones of Detroit; granddaughters, Mrs. Nortella Hanes of Houston, Texas, Mrs. Geraldine Loveday of LaFollette, and Mrs. Jean Lloyd of Wartburg; several great-grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Oma Jones of Dutch Valley, Mrs. Ora Byrge of Caryville, Route 1, and Mrs. Florence Pappas of Utah; brothers, Elmer Burress of Norma, Wayman Burress of Muncie, Indiana, Edd Burress of Dayton, Ohio and Lewis Burress of Clinton.

Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, November 4, at Cox Chapel in Lake City with Rev. Roy Chambers, Rev. Cecil Perry and Rev. General Phillips officiating. Burial was in the Tennessee Valley Memorial Gardens. Cox Funeral Home of Lake City was in charge. 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard Burress (1870 - 1942)
  China Rose Massengill Burress (1874 - 1941)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Jane Burress White (1895 - 1968)
  Perry Burress (1900 - 1966)*
  Orey Burress Byrge (1903 - 1983)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Thanks to Find A Grave contributor Edie Doepel (#50187584) for the obituary.
 
Burial:
Woodhaven Memorial Gardens
Claxton
Anderson County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Nadine Reed
Record added: Oct 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78858318
Mary Jane <i>Burress</i> White
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