Mildred Midgette Burrus

Published 10:28 pm Thursday, July 18, 2019

Mildred Midgette Burrus, 85, of Buxton, died July 12, 2019 at Chesapeake Regional Medical Center.

A native of Buxton, she was born July 5, 1934 to the late Annie Brown Gray Midgett and Warren Robinson Midgett. A member of Lighthouse Assembly of God, Milly was active in the women’s ministry. She loved to cook, crochet and sing, but her happiest moments were found in feeding and spending time with her family.

Survivors include sons Dal Burrus, Danny Burrus and wife Olivia and Darren Burrus; daughter-in-law Renee Burrus; grandchildren Tyke, Cathy (Paul), Emilie (Shane), Ashley (Stephen), Adrian and Daniel; seven great-grandchildren and other family.

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Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by husband Calvin Dallas Burrus Jr. and son Donald Warren Burrus.

A funeral was held July 16 at Lighthouse Assembly of God with Rev. Eric Hinson officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Lighthouse Assembly of God, PO Box 459, Buxton, NC 27920.

Twiford Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories can be shared at