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James Burris, Sr.

August 22, 1947 ~ October 31, 2020 (age 73)

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Obituary

James B. Burris, Sr., 73, of Columbia, Kentucky, died Saturday, October 31, 2020 at 8:25 P.M. at Summit Manor Nursing Home.

He was born August 22, 1947, in Franklin, Kentucky, a US Air Force veteran, serving during the Vietnam Era, a member of Columbia Masonic Lodge 96, a former businessman in Columbia and employed by Fruit of the Loom.  His father, David E. “BigBoy” Burris, and his mother, Marlene Jane Sneed Finney, preceded him in death.

Survivors Include:

One Daughter – Stephanie Phillips & her husband Steve “Toe Joe” of Columbia

One Son – Jimmy Burris of Crestwood, KY

Two Sisters – Joyce Reliford & Teresa Schneider both of Columbia

Four Grandchildren – Preston & Caitlin Loy, Erin & Trevor Burris

Several other relatives & friends

Masonic Funeral Rites will be conducted Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at 1:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.  Burial will follow the service in Antioch Cemetery with full military honors presented by VFW Post 6097.

Visitation after 10:00 A.M. Tuesday at the funeral home

ALL ATTENDEES TO THE VISITATION AND/OR SERVICE ARE REQUIRED TO WEAR A FACIAL COVERING AND FOLLOW HEALTHY AT WORK GUIDELINES

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
November 3, 2020

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
200 Campbellsville Street
Columbia, Kentucky 42728

Masonic Service
Tuesday
November 3, 2020

1:00 PM
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
200 Campbellsville Street
Columbia, Kentucky 42728

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