Corinthian Newspaper, Corinth, Mississippi, front page, dated
Oct. 14, 1937
Last Rites for Mrs. Emma Burress Tuesday Afternoon
Funeral services for Mrs. Warhurst Burress, who died Monday,
were held at 3:30 o'clock at Pine Grove Baptist Church four
miles east of Rienzi Tuesday afternoon.
Chester Estes, minister of the Foote Street Church of Christ
Mrs. Burress died Monday at her home at Pine Grove.
She was born March 8, 1899 and her first marriage was to the
late J.T. Johnson. Married again to J.H. Burress, their union
was blessed with six children, four of whom survive.
Mrs. Burress was a member of the Piney Grove Baptist Church for
about 15 years.