Kathleen Jones Burris

Memorial services for Kathleen Jones Burris, 61, Frankston, are scheduled for 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, at the United Methodist Church in Frankston with the Rev. Phillip Blackmon officiating.

Kathy passed away on Dec. 17, 2012, at her home.

Kathleen Jones Burris was born March 17, 1951, in Dallas, to Myrl Winfred Jones and Eleanor Adele Nichols Jones. She graduated from Tyler Junior College on the dean's list and from the University of Texas at Tyler, cum laude. Kathy worked as an RN. She was preceded in death by her father.

Survivors include her life partner, Linda Southerland, Frankston; two children, Kimberly Carter and husband, Stoney, and Stephanie Williams and husband, Kevin; mother, Eleanor Jones; sister, Donnie Bartlett; brother, Don Jones; and six grandchildren, Hayden Childs, Morgan Fincher, Chase Carter, Conner Williams, Kaitlyn Carter and Kristian Williams.

If desired, memorials can be made to Habitat for Horses or St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital.

Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on Dec. 27, 2012