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Arthur Burris

August 15, 1934 — January 6, 2023

Arthur David Burris, 88, of Albemarle, passed away Friday, January 6, 2023 at home, surrounded by his loving family and caregiver.

Whitey was born August 15, 1934 in North Carolina to the late Vanuel Lee Burris and the late Osia Edwards Burris.
He was also preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Julia Ann Mayberry Burris; brother Newell Curtis Burris; and sisters, Dorothy Burris Efird and Lula Faye Burris Lamonds .

The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Friday, January 13, 2023 at Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle. The funeral service will be on Saturday at 11:00 am at East Albemarle Church of God, officiated by Pastor Gerald Gibson. Burial will follow at Bethesda Cemetery located on Jana Road in Albemarle.

Whitey was a dedicated Christian that regularly attended East Albemarle Church of God. He was an avid boater and automotive mechanic.  He also enjoyed taking beach trips and shopping with the girls on the weekend. Before he got sick, Whitey enjoyed the fellowship at Handimart and would go there to meet with the guys.  Whitey will be sorely missed by those who knew him, but he now rests in the love and peace of his Lord and Savior.

Survivors include son, Charles (Bonnie) David Burris of Albemarle, NC; grandchildren, Brian (Jessica) Burris, Jason (Hannah) Burris, Holly (Matthew) Knotts, Paige (Matthew) Smith; 5 great-grandchildren and a grand-dog, Sheldon.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Alzheimer's Association.

Also, the family would like to thank Central Carolina Medical Association for their excellent support!

Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle is serving the Burris family.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Friday, January 13, 2023

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Hartsell Funeral Home Albemarle

522 N 2nd St, Albemarle, NC 28001

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Funeral Service

Saturday, January 14, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

East Albemarle Church of God

1110 E Main St, Albemarle, NC 28001

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Interment following funeral service

Saturday, January 14, 2023

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