Obit: Alyne Burris

Obit: Alyne Burris

March 27th, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Alyne Smith Burris, 96, of Soddy-Daisy, passed from this life to her eternal home in Heaven, Monday, March 26, 2012.She was born May 21, 1915, to the late Sam and Ethel Barnes Smith.Alyne was also preceded in death by her husband of 71 years, Ulyess Ray Burris; brothers, Claude, James and Homer Smith; sisters, Hazel Gallant, Mamie Flerl, Gladys Newman and Gertrude Morgan.Mrs. Burris was a charter member of Soddy Community Chapel Assembly of God.She is survived by four children, Eulene (Gene) Smith, Raycelle (Joe) Johnson, Jim (Sara) Burris and Sharon (Winford) McGehee, all of Soddy-Daisy; six grandchildren, Stanley Mayberry, Marquita Barker, Eddie Johnson, Ray Johnson, Jimmy Burris and Brett Burris; 11 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law, Louise Smith and Marie Burris as well as many nieces and nephews.The family would like to express their appreciation to the entire staff at Soddy-Daisy Healthcare for their loving care of Mrs. Burris.Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at Williamson & Sons Funeral Home with Rev. Jeff Holt and Rev. Edward Stotts officiating.Interment will follow in Hamilton Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 3 to 8 p.m. today and after 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.Her grandsons will be serving as pallbearers.Condolences and memories may be shared at www.williamsonandsons.comArrangements are by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.