|Birth: ||Mar. 26, 1892|
|Death: ||Jun. 14, 1950|
James Franklin Burris, Jr., was the son of James Franklin Burris, Sr., and Malinda J (Moore) Burris. James and Malinda were married on 10 Feb 1876 in Pope County.
James Jr. was married about 1916 to Mary, who also is buried in Atkins City Cemetery.
His grandparents, James Littleton Burris and Elizabeth Adeline (Ashmore) Burris made the journey in ox driven wagons from Lawrence Co., TN in 1837 to Pope Co. They were married on 12 Nov 1840, and began the Burris family that now numbers over 300 members in Pope and other Arkansas counties.
James' mother, Malinda J (Moore) Burris, was born in 1854 in Tennessee. After her death, James' father married Mrs. Mattie J (Sibley) Hughey, and helped her raise her sons, Rife and Jerome Hughey to adulthood.
James Frank Burris (1851 - 1918)
Melinda J Moore Burris (1854 - 1894)
Mary Abigail Bailey Burris (1896 - 1965)
Mattie Jane Sibley Burris (1866 - 1947)*
James Franklin Burris (1921 - 1993)*
Flora Burris Bowles (1877 - 1934)*
James Franklin Burris (1892 - 1950)
Note: copied from
Atkins City Cemetery
Maintained by: Cristi Hendry
Originally Created by: P. V. Hays
Record added: Aug 15, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20965144