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Mrs. Rita Sue Skaggs Burris, Green County, KY (1942-2014)

She leaves 16 direct living descendants
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Mrs. Rita Sue Skaggs Burris, age 72, of Green County, passed away on Saturday, September 13, 2014, at her home.

There will be a graveside service for Mrs. Rita Sue Skaggs Burris at 11amCT, Monday, September 15, 2014, at the Taylors Chapel Cemetery in Green County, KY with burial to follow. Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S Main Street, Greensburg, KY, is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be 9am-11amCT, Monday at the Taylors Chapel United Methodist Church.

Mrs. Rita Sue Skaggs Burris, Green County, KY (1942-2014)

She was born Tuesday, March 10, 1942. She died in Green County, KY, on Saturday, September 13, 2014, at the age of 72 years, six months, and three days.

She is survived by the following:
  • Four daughters and 3 sons-in-law: Sandra Burris Wright & her husband, Steve, of Lexington, KY; Angela Burris Slone & her husband, Rich, of Green County, KY; Beth Burris Sprowles & her husband, Craig, of Taylor County, KY; and Heather Burris & her fiance, Seth Haverlan, of Tennessee.

  • Twelve grandchildren: Sylvi Garrett, Cager Garrett, both of Lexington, KY; Benjamin Wright, Abigale Wright, both of Lexington, KY; Aubrey Sprowles, Cannaan Sprowles, Scout Sprowles, all of Taylor County, KY; Haley Slone, Alex Slone, Taylor Hunt, all of Green County, KY; and Ethan Haverland and Reid Haverlan, both of Tennessee

  • and a host of other relatives and friends
Send a condolence to the family of Rita Sue Skaggs Burris

The Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S Main Street, Greensburg, KY, in charge of arrangements. Memorial donations are requested to the Gideon Bible Fund or the Taylor County Animal Shelter, these can be made at the church or the Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home.

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