Ge­orge E. Bur­ris Jr.

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MIL­FORD, DEL. — Ge­orge E. Bur­ris Jr., “Butch,” 67, of Mil­ford, Del. passed away on Jan. 15, 2017 in Chris­tiana Hos­pi­tal, Ne­wark, Del.

Butch was born on Nov. 28, 1949, son of Au­drey May­brey Bur­ris and the late Ge­orge E. Bur­ris Sr. He was raised in Sudlersville and had at­tended Sudlersville schools. In 1971, he be­gan his ca­reer with the Delaware Hos­pi­tal for the Chron­i­cally Ill, re­tir­ing in 2012 af­ter his health failed. He en­joyed play­ing lead gui­tar, mu­sic that har­mo­nized, farm­ing, hunt­ing and fish­ing.

Along with his mother, Au­drey Bur­ris (Norris Gra­ham) of Sudlersville; he is sur­vived by his son, Charles “Chuck” Bur­ris (Les­lie) of North East; broth­ers Gary Bur­ris (Jenny) and Ron­ald Bur­ris, both of Sudlersville; sis­ters Rhonda Bil­brough of Ch­ester and Carolyn Kle­can (Louis) of Fel­ton, Del.; and three grand­chil­dren, Re­becca MacPher­son (Iain), Travis Bur­ris and Va­lerie Bur­ris.

A view­ing was held from noon to 1 p.m. Thurs­day, Jan. 19, in the Galena Fu­neral Home of Stephen L. Schaech, 118 W. Cross St.. Galena, where a fu­neral ser­vice was held 1 p.m. Burial fol­lowed in Sudlersville Ceme­ter y.


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