Antique Vintage 14

Burdis R. (McDonald) Burress

June 19, 1924 ~ December 23, 2022 (age 98) 98 Years Old

Burdis Burress Obituary

Burdis McDonald Burress, 95, of Elkhorn, Kentucky, daughter of the late Granville and Ophilla Tungate McDonald was born June 19, 1927, in Taylor County and departed this life on Friday, December 23, 2022, at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville, KY.

She professed her faith in Christ and attended Feathersburg First Church of God.  She loved gardening, flowers, and just being outside.  She was a housewife.  Burdis loved eating corn curls and chewing her Tennesse Pride tobacco.

Mrs. Burress united in marriage to Lester Wallace Burress, and he preceded her in death on November 15, 2017.

She is survived:

Four children: Jerry Burress and wife, Edith; Freddy Burress and wife, Patty; Henry Burress; and Inetta Childress and husband, Larry, all of Elkhorn.

Three brothers: BuelDean McDonald and his wife, Evelyn; David McDonald and his wife Frances; and George Richard McDonald, and his wife Diane. 

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two sons: Roger Burress and Steve Burress.

Four brothers and two sisters:  Vonald McDonald, Nicholas McDonald, Merline McDonald, Gracie Brown, Phillip McDonald, and Joseph McDonald.

VISITATION: Wednesday, December 28th, 2022, from 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. EST at Auberry Funeral Home in downtown Campbellsville.

FUNERAL:  Wednesday, December 28th, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. at Auberry Funeral Home in downtown Campbellsville.

Burial to follow in Callahan Cemetery.

Pallbearers:  Larry Wise, Leonard Mattingly, Kenny Zingerman, Johnny Burress, Curtis Garrett, and David Burress.

The staff of Auberry Funeral Home would like to thank the family for entrusting us with the care and arrangements of Mrs. Burdis Burress at our funeral home.  May God bless you during this difficult time.




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December 28, 2022

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Auberry Funeral Home & Cremation Services
503 East Main Street
Campbellsville, KY 42718

Funeral Service
December 28, 2022

2:00 PM
Auberry Funeral Home
503 East Main St
Campbellsville, Kentucky 42718


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