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Dorothy Louise Burns

September 3, 1924 ~ September 13, 2017 (age 93)

Dorothy Louise Burns age 93, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday September 13, 2017. She was born in Baytown, Texas on September 3, 1924. She enjoyed her flowers, crafts, working with her hands and very much enjoyed religious music. She was a very friendly, loving person, was faithful to her Lord and will be loved and missed by all who knew her. She preceded in death by her beloved husband, George Burns; and parents, Jossie A. Wakefield Sweeney and Emmett A. Sweeney.

Dorothy is survived by her children, Jossie Fay Box, Joyce L. Wingate, Richard Burns and Emmett Burns; and a host of other relatives and many friends.

A graveside service will be held in Sterling-White Cemetery on Monday September 18, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Arrangements entrusted to Sterling-White Funeral Home 11011 Crosby-Lynchburg Rd. Highlands, Texas 77562. To offer condolences to the family, please visit

 Service Information

Graveside Service
September 18, 2017

11:00 AM
Sterling - White Cemetery
11011 Crosby Lynchburg Road
Highlands, TX 77562

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