(submitted by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)
Olen Burress, 71, Peoria, Ill., formerly of Corinth, died Thursday at his home of an apparent heart attack.
He was retired from the Caterpillar Tractor Company of Peoria.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Liz Burress; 3 sons, R.B. Burress, Jacksonville, FL, J.C. Burress, Peoria, ILL, Bob Burress, Pekin, ILL,; 3 daughters, Mrs. Martha Lambert, Burnsville, MS, Francis Burress, and Billie Sue Burress, both of Peoria, ILL; a brother, Elmer Burress, Corinth; 4 sisters, Mrs. Lois Smith, Pickwick, TN, Mrs. Alice Grisham, Crawfordsville, AR, Mrs. Ruby Jackson and Mrs. Grace Batavia, both of Glen, MS.
The Daily Corinthian
Sept. 27, 1973