Dorothy Nell ‘Dee’ Burch


Dee Burch, 85, died Sept. 28, 2012, in McKinney, Texas. Dee was born Nov. 2, 1926, in Kaufman, Texas, to James and Avanell Swann.

She was preceded in death by both of her parents, by her stepfather, “Chief “ Earl Johnson of Fort Worth; and by her beloved husband of 44 years, Sam, who died on Sept. 3 of this year.

She is survived by her two children, Lance Morrison and his wife Kathy of McKinney; Jama Nell Riggs and her husband C.J. of Terrell; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at Laurel Land Cemetery in Fort Worth, Texas, on Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 2 p.m.