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Silas Sifer "Jack" Burns
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Birth: Mar. 4, 1888
Green Forest
Carroll County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 1950
McLennan County
Texas, USA

Silas Sifer Burns - Son of Jim Burns and Mary Glenn.

Silas married, about 1911, Effie Odo Chaney, a daughter of William Ninevah "Nin" Chaney and Martha B "Mattie" Pinkston.

Father of Katherine, Doris, Edith, Glen, Gracie, Martha Louise, Infant and Peggy Jean Burns.
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Silas Sifer (Jack) Burns, 62, died at 5:45 p. m. Sunday at his residence, 1705 South Twenty-sixth Street.

Funeral services were held in Connally's Chapel at 1:30 p. m. Monday with the Rev. Tilson Maynard officiating, assisted by the Reb. J. D. Evertt [sic]. Burial will be in Rosemound Cemetery.

Survivors include his widow, Effie Burns of Waco; six daughters, Mrs. J. D. Everett, Mrs. V. E. Brown, Mrs. C. Dalrymple and Mrs. J. L. Kelly, all of Waco. Mrs. Howard Buckley of Belton, Mrs. H. L. Fuentes of Waco; one son, Glenn Burns of Waco; 18 grandchildren.

Pallbearers: O. L. Grimes, Joe Webb, Brady Everett, Frank James, W. C. Clemens and Lovell Moore.

Connally Funeral Home, 1000 Washington Avenue. phone 2-3407.

Source Waco Times Herald 2-21-1950

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  Effie Odo Chaney Burns (1892 - 1961)*
  Glenn Burns (1924 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship
Rosemound Cemetery
McLennan County
Texas, USA
Plot: J 20
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Sep 25, 2008
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Silas Sifer Jack Burns
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~~~~~ Rest In Peace ~~~~~ Colby's 3rd Great Grand Uncle
- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Sep. 25, 2008

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