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Margaret Marie "Mimi" Wright Burriss
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1898
California, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 1993
Lake County
California, USA

M. M. BURRISS

Margaret Marie Burriss, 94, of Lakeport, died Feb. 6, 1993 at Sutter Lakeside Hospital in Lakeport. She was born September 27, 1898. A native of Hydesville, California. She was a resident of Lake County for 89 years.

Mrs. Burriss was a homemaker for 47 years. She was a member of the Scotts Valley Women's Club and the Christian Science Church in Lakeport. Her husband, Lewis Burriss and Clyde Burriss were the original members of the Scotts Valley Fruit Exchange.

Mrs. Burriss was preceded in death by her daughter, Elva Knight. She is survived by her daughters, Loretta Ussery and Adele Grothe, both of Lakeport; five grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; one great great-grandchild and numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorial services are scheduled for 11 a.m. today Feb. 9, 1993 at Jones Mortuary in Lakeport to be officiated by the Christian Science Church in Lakeport. Mrs. Burriss will be cremated at Lake County Memorial Crematory followed by burial at Hartley Cemetery in Lakeport. Memorial donations may be made to: Scotts Valley Women's Club, 1402 Scotts Valley Road. Lakeport, Calif. 95453.

Arrangements are under the direction of Jones Mortuary in Lakeport.

Lake County Record Bee
Tuesday, Feb. 9, 1993, page A2
transcribed by Rhonda Holton 
 
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 Parents:
  Mathias Matthew Joseph Wright (1858 - 1946)
  Katherine Eleanor Uhl Wright (1870 - 1954)
 
 Spouse:
  Lewis Clyde Burriss (1892 - 1965)
 
 Children:
  Jimielva B Burriss Knight (1922 - 1985)*
  Adele Burriss Grothe (1927 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elva Wright Vanina (1885 - 1963)*
  Marion Williams Joseph Wright (1889 - 1963)*
  Hulda Elizabeth Wright Burger (1896 - 1984)*
  Margaret Marie Wright Burriss (1898 - 1993)
  Abraham Lincoln Wright (1901 - 1970)*
  Minerva Lillian Wright Beattie (1904 - 1988)*
  Wanda Eleanor Wright Holst (1911 - 1989)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Mother was an Uhl
 
Burial:
Hartley Cemetery
Lakeport
Lake County
California, USA
Plot: Sec 2, Str L, N/E
 
Maintained by: Rhonda
Originally Created by: Pearlady
Record added: May 15, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14298163
Margaret Marie Mimi <i>Wright</i> Burriss
Added by: Pearlady
 
Margaret Marie Mimi <i>Wright</i> Burriss
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- Rhonda
 Added: Aug. 24, 2011

- Pearlady
 Added: Jul. 6, 2011

- Pearlady
 Added: May. 15, 2006
 
 
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