Christine I. Burris, 97, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 24, 2023. She was born on May 6, 1926 in Amandaville, KY to the late Chester and Virgie (Furkin) Tweedy.
Christine married Bolin F. Burris on April 14, 1945 and celebrated 68 years before his passing in 2013. She was also preceded in death by three brothers: James Elford (Mary Lou), Marvin Grant (Juanita), and Tom Paul (Christine) and two sisters: Helen (Hayes) Melson and Lottie (Perry) Burchett.
Mrs. Burris was a member of Memorial Christian Church. She worked for Argus Camera and retired from UMI. Christine was an avid University of Michigan football fan, loved to play cards, made legendary potato salad for family events, and loved to go to the casino and out to eat with friends.
Many nieces, nephews, wonderful caregivers, and friends at Caretel Inns in Brighton
Funeral Service: Wednesday, May 31, 2023 at 1:00pmCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Burial: Haven Hill Cemetery
Visitation: Wednesday, May 31, 2023 after 12:00pmCT at the funeral home
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.