Reba (Jones) Burris, 80, of Benton, TN, died Saturday, July 28, 2012 at a local hospital.
She was of the Baptist faith and a life-long resident of Polk County.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Hoyt Jones and Ada Rogers Cross: brothers, Buddy and Junior Jones; sister, Helen Jones; and husband, Austin Burris.
She is survived by her brother: Clarence “Nook” Jones of Benton; niece, Cheryl Cross and husband Bobby; nephews, Randall Jones, Bernard Jones and wife Sheri, Tim Jones and wife Jean Marie, and Mike Jones; great-nieces, Eylish Thompson and husband Damon and Chandley Jones; and great-nephews, Christopher Cross, Joshua Cross, Joseph Cross, Matthew Cross, Matthew Jones and Garrett Jones.
Funeral services will be held at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, August 1, in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home with the Reverend Jerry Herron officiating. Interment will follow in Old Ocoee Cemetery with a white dove ceremony concluding the service.
The family will receive friends from 3-5 p.m. on Wednesday, August 1 at the Higgins Funeral Home who has charge of the arrangements.