|Birth: ||May 4, 1925|
|Death: ||Feb. 19, 2013|
Dean Burriss, 87, of Amarillo, died Tuesday, February 19, 2013.
Memorial services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday in Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mr. Burriss was born on May 4, 1925 in Warrensburg, Missouri to Ruby and Kenneth Burriss.
He married Ann Montgomery on May 29, 1949. He started working in Amarillo in 1943 after high school for TWA then transferred to K.C. then back to Amarillo in 1972 as general manager of TWA until he retired in 1982.
He was a mason and a shriner.
He is survived by his sister, Fleeta Livengood of Warrensburg, MO; a son, Craig Burriss and wife Donna of Amarillo; a daughter, Beverly Curtis and husband Robert of Amarillo; three grandchildren, Kimberly Pickens, Kirk Burriss and Kara Foreman; and a great-grandchild, Cohen Pickens.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to a favorite charity.
Kenneth B. Burriss (1899 - 1974)
Ruby Beatrice Coates Burriss (1905 - 1974)
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Created by: John Warrick Burriss
Record added: May 25, 2013
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