Fred Austin Burruss, Jr., 51 of Mineral, passed away unexpectedly at his home, Saturday evening, April 11, 2009.
He is preceded in death by his father: Fred Austin Burruss; and a sister: Edith B. Schmitz.
Fred served his country in the U.S. Army.
He is survived by his former wife: Debra Gail Burruss; mother and step- father: Pauline Burruss Short and Robert E. Short, of Mineral; one son: Fred Austin Burruss, III, of Greenback, Tennessee; two daughters: Christina Burruss, and Cassidy Burruss, both of Greenback, Tennessee; one brother: Richard Burruss, of New Kent, one sister: Sandra B. Kerstetter, of Mineral; two step-brothers, Jeffrey Short and Robert Scott Short; six grandchildren, and one on the way; two uncles: Lawrence Burruss, and Daniel G. Burruss; numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, April 17, 2009, at Edgewood Christian Church, Pastor Herb Cadle, will officiate, Inurnment will follow in the Seay Family Cemetery, in Mineral.