Amy Elizabeth Samuel Burrus, 92, of Indianapolis, passed away April 13, 2014. She is survived by her sons, Douglas Jr. (Beverly), Ronald (Mary) Burrus; daughters, Barbara J. Burrus, Catherine L. Broadus (William); sisters, Catherine Conn, Dorothy M. Gaines, Mary E. Wright; five grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Douglas Burrus, Sr.; son, Donald Burrus; and daughter, Margaret Black. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 19 at Oasis of Hope Baptist Church with the funeral service following at 11 a.m. Burial will be in New Crown Cemetery. Final arrangements have been entrusted to Lavenia & Summers Home for Funerals.
Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Apr. 17, 2014