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Obituary for John Wayne Burris

January 25, 1944 - November 28, 2018
Indianapolis, Indiana | Age 74

Obituary

John Wayne Burris

74 of Indianapolis, Indiana passed away November 28, 2018 at his residence. He was born to the late Elbert Ronald & Helen Virginia Burris on January 25, 1944 in Koontz Lake, Indiana. John was a Math & Music teacher and started teaching at Grovertown High School and then relocated to Indianapolis to teach at Perry Central and Keystone Middle School in Southport. He retired after 33 years of teaching. He is survived by a brother, Robert (Marcia) Burris of Warsaw, Indiana and Shirley Ann Johnson, a half-sister, as well as nieces and nephews. A celebration of John's life will be held 4:00 PM Saturday, December 8 at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory, Franklin Township Chapel, 5950 E. Thompson Road, Indianapolis with a gathering from 2:00 to service time.

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