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BLUEFIELD — Michael Ray Burress, 60 of Bluefield, WV died Sunday April 9, 2017 in a Bristol, TN hospital. He was born January 3, 1957 in Bluefield, and was a son of the late Jack Allen Burress, Jr. and Vergie Mae Shepherd Burress.
Mr. Burress was a 1975 graduate of Bluefield High School and employed by the Kroger Company for 43 years in produce department.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by brothers; Darryl Edwin Burress and Jack Allen Burress, Jr. sisters; Janet Faye Burress and Vera Ann Burress.
Michael is survived by Brothers; Donald Eugene and wife Connie of Bluefield, Randy Hughes and wife Joan of Morley, MI, sisters; Delana Gayle and husband Gary of Tazewell, VA sister-in-law; Mariellen Burress of Bluefield and Hyon Burress of Clarksville, TN, nephews; Dr. Jonathan Wayne Burress, Jason Andrew Burress, Jack Allen Burress, III, David Allen Burress, Eric Matthew Burress, Kevin Christopher and wife Megumu Burress, James Allen Dawson, nieces; Brittany Michelle Mullins and husband Logan, great nephew; Matt Burress, Samuel Burress and Colton Mullins, Great nieces; Kate Burress, Addison Hope Mullins and Braelyn Mullins and numerous cousins.
In keeping with Mr. Burress wishes his body will be cremated and a private memorial service will be held at a later time. Those wishing to share memories or condolence messages with the family may do so by visiting www.MercerFuneralHome.com Mercer Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the family of Michael Burress.
Published on April 11, 2017
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