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Obituary of Jeannie Burns

Greenwich – Mrs William Burns, 63, died yesterday afternoon at her home in Corliss Avenue following a long illness. She was born on Ireland, the daughter of John and Sarah Walker Jackson. She came to this country with her husband in 1910 and lived in Pittsburgh for a year before coming to Greenwich, where they have since lived. She was a member of the United Presbyterian Church of Greenwich.
Besides her husband, survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Spargue Wilbur, Bald Mountain; one son, Leslie Burns, Greenwich; a brother, George Jackson, and a nephew William Burns, both of Greenwich; two sisters, Mrs Anna McDee [McKee] and Mrs Adelaide Linton, of Ireland, and five grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted tomorrow at 3 p.m. at the residence with Mrs. Joseph F. Daubert officiating. Burial will be in the Greenwich Cemetery.

See also: The Family of William Burns and Sarah Jane Walker Jackson