|Birth: ||Mar. 12, 1924|
|Death: ||Dec. 1, 2006|
Funeral services for Burwin "B.E." Curry, 82, of Gilbert, LA will be held at Young's Community Memorial Funeral Home on Sunday, December 3, 2006 at 2:00 PM with Rev. Thomas Peoples and Rev. Jimmy Harper officiating. Interment will follow at Providence Memorial Cemetery under the direction of Young's Community Memorial Funeral Home in Winnsboro.
Mr. Curry was born March 12, 1924 in Wisner, LA and passed away Friday, December 1, 2006 at Mary Anna Nursing Home in Wisner. He was a resident of Gilbert and a farmer. He served in the Navy during WWII. He was a member of the T. B. Gilbert Masonic Lodge in Wisner, a member of the V.F.W. and an avid outdoorsman.
He was preceded in Death by: his wife - Melba (Simpson) Curry; Father- Joseph Edward Curry; Mother-Kitty Mae (Ingram) Curry; 3 brothers-Eddie Curry, William J. "Billy" Curry, and Joe Curry.
Survivors include: 2 sons-Clinton Joe Curry of Roxie, MS and Burwin L. Curry and wife Willie of Gilbert, LA; 3 Daughters-Sandra Gale Cannon and husband Dr. David of Slayton, MN;Vivian Viola Roach and husband David of Oxford, MS; and Donna Mae Tanksley and husband Sean of Byhalia, Ms; Brother-Clinton J. Curry of Pensacola, FL; 3 sisters- Kitty Marbury of Baton Rouge, LA; Anna Belle Emfinger and husband E.N. Jr. of Gilbert, LA; and Claudia Guffy and husband Andy of Burnsville, NC. He was also survived by 11 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren.
The Pallbearers will be Mike Emfinger, Christopher Moran, Kerry Lee Curry, Clinton Joe Curry, Jr. , Robert Strickland, Fred Mathvin, and Floyd Lee Hogan.
The Honorary Pallbearers will be Josh Cox, Kade Cox, Kevin McVadon, Bradley Ingram, Clayton Merritt, and a host of close friends.
The family will receive friends at Young's Community Memorial Funeral Home from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM Saturday, December 2, 2006.
To leave an online condolence for the family please visit www.youngscommunity.com.
Joseph Edward Curry (1893 - 1989)
Kitty Ingram Curry (1901 - 1994)
Melba Simpson Curry (1923 - 1994)*
William J. Curry (1920 - 1993)*
Burwin "B E" Curry (1924 - 2006)
Joe Curry (1925 - 1944)*
Providence Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Janice Williams Langley
Record added: Mar 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18512348