Oma Burris: In Our Care August 5, 2018

Oma Burris

Clarksdale, MO……Oma Frances Burris, age 90, was born May 13, 1928 in Willowbrook, Missouri, the daughter of Howard Holden and Elva Elizabeth (Hamilton) Sharp.

Oma worked at Sunset Nursing Home for many years. She was a member of Order of Eastern Star and Clarksdale Baptist Church. Oma was was a Leader in both Cub Scouts and 4-H Club.

She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Oma was a loving mother and grandmother.

Oma is preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Elaine Brizendine; brother, Howard Sharp, Jr. ; step-father, Robert Morton; and four grandchildren.

Survivors include six children, Ron (Cindy) Burris, Debbie Mauzey, Pete Burris, Rob (Chris) Burris, Paul (Tina) Burris, and Lisa Burris; brother, David Sharp;son-in-law, Terry (Jimmye) Brizendine; nineteen grandchildren; thirty-one great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at Turner Family Funeral Home of Maysville with burial following in St. Joseph Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation: 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers Memorial Contributions: Clarksdale Cemetery. Online condolences: www.turnerfamilyfuneral.com

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11 Responses to “Oma Burris: In Our Care August 5, 2018”

  1. Diana Wiedmaier August 5, 2018 at 4:05 pm #

    So sorry for your loss but now she is not suffering!!

  2. Norman Burris August 5, 2018 at 11:37 pm #

    Great Lady she will be missed by all, RIP Oma

  3. Laurel Lee and Jerry Goff August 6, 2018 at 3:03 pm #

    She was such a nice lady. Our sympathy to the family at their loss.

  4. Carol Eulinger Painter August 6, 2018 at 3:51 pm #

    All the Eulinger family had great admiration and respect for Oma. What a matriarch. I wish I could reach out to each family member with a hug and fond remembrance at this time. Her hard work, welcoming heart, and true grit left a legacy to follow. I’m so sorry.

  5. Sherri Seymour August 6, 2018 at 5:41 pm #

    Lisa and family-
    I am so sorry for your loss, my prayers go to you and yours. She was such a wonderful person! Lisa-If you need anything, please call me.

  6. Kelly Wilson-Tudor August 7, 2018 at 3:16 am #

    So sorry for your loss. Great woman! You all are iny thoughts and prayers. Such a wonderful family.

  7. Larry Mullen August 7, 2018 at 2:55 pm #

    God bless the Burris family. Oma was my den mother, and beautiful, sweet lady.

  8. Ken Lewis August 8, 2018 at 1:16 am #

    Sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful lady. Karen and I are praying for the family during this time of sorrow. ” I am with you always even to the end of the earth.” Matt.28.20 Ken & Karen Lewis

  9. Jan Trapani August 8, 2018 at 5:10 pm #

    My deepest condolences in our time of loss.

  10. KENNETH R SHARP September 3, 2020 at 12:01 am #

    I’m sorry I never got to see her in long time I lost connection with the family I just found out her passing I love you aunt Omar kenny ray sharp jr.

  11. KENNETH R SHARP September 3, 2020 at 12:02 am #

    I love you aunt oma

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