|Birth: ||Jun. 18, 1885|
|Death: ||Apr. 15, 1982|
Daughter of George Washington (Sr) and Mary Mathilda (Wharton) Burris, and fourth of twelve children born to them. Married to Walter Thomas Crites on May 15, 1906, she was the mother of Eldredge L Crites, Elston Reece Crites, Hazel Matilda (Crites) Allen and George Washington Crites (died as a baby).
Her obituary from the Arkansas Gazette, Friday, April 16, 1982
"Russellville - Mrs. Emma Burris Crites, aged 96, of Russellville, widow of W T Crites, died Thursday. She was a Baptist. Survivors are two sons, Eldridge and Reece Crites, both of Atkins; a daughter, Mrs. Otto Allen of Russellville; a foster daughter, Betty Maxwell of Atkins; three grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Joe Freewill Baptist Church near Atkins. Burial will be in St. Joe Cemetery by Shinn Funeral Service here."
George Washington Burris (1856 - 1929)
Mary Mathilda Wharton Burris (1859 - 1938)
Walter Thomas Crites (1886 - 1950)
Eldredge L Crites (1905 - 1998)*
Elston Reece Crites (1907 - 1994)*
Hazel Matilda Crites Allen (1908 - 1999)*
George Washington Crites (1909 - 1910)*
Saint Joe Cemetery
Created by: Dee Burris Blakley
Record added: Sep 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29739044