Gary Burns

Published 10:05 am Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Graveside services for Mrs. Gary Burns will be held Friday, April 3 at 2 p.m. in the Cedar Hill Cemetery with the Rev. Reginald Walker officiating.

Mrs. Burns passed away Sunday, March 28 at Merit Health River Region Medical Center following a lengthy illness. She was 90.

She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.

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She was preceded in death by her parents, Will Hardy and Irenza Bass.

She is survived by her son, Richard Burns of Matton, Ill.; her six daughters, Carolyn Phillitson of San Antonio, Texas, Jeannie Ross of Jackson, Evelyn Shorter, Maria Denise Burns, Sherry Burns and Terry Burns, all of Vicksburg; and her sister, Betty Smith of San Antonio, Texas; and 16 grandchildren.