Darrell Burris

January 25, 2014

Darrell Burris, 56, of Indianapolis passed away Saturday, January 25, 2014. He was born on May 12, 1957 in Frankfort to Henry R. and Serena O. (Foster) Burris. He married Davene Crockett and they later divorced in 1996.;Darrell was a 1975 Frankfort Senior High School graduate and worked for Exide Battery for 25 years. He moved to Indianapolis in 1998 and had worked for Eli Lilly since then. He enjoyed music and was in several bands.;Survivors include his Daughter: Deidre Burris of Frankfort, Son: Darrell Wayne (Alesha) Shelley of Colfax, Sisters: Joan Harris of Frankfort, Katy (Bryan) Williams of Colfax, Nancy (Mark) Lemen of Thorntown, and Marsha Burris-Cook of Frankfort, Brothers: Ronnie (Kelly) Burris and Jeffery (Corinne) Burris both of Frankfort, and 4 Grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his sister: Barbara King and daughter: Darla Burris.;A Service of Celebration will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 8, 2014 at Archer-Weston Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from Noon until the time of service at the funeral home.


21 Condolences for “Darrell Burris”

  1. Katy Williams

    So sorry brother.love you forever

  2. Marsha & family

    Rest easy brother, we all love you

  3. Regina Burris Curtis

    Very sorry to hear of Darrell’s passing. I have fond memories of him that I will always treasure. I am with the family in spirit. Love and prayers of comfort to all who loved my cousin.

  4. Jay Large

    I remember jamming with Darrell so many times and could not believe how he Made that guitar talk! And was such a kind man and had such a great love for music:) I will be ready to jam again someday . RIP Brother.

  5. Davene Burris

    Deirdre and I will miss you

  6. Rosemary

    Deidre and Davene and Darrell’s Family. I am so sorry for your loss. I will keep you in my prayers.

  7. Barnes Family

    We are very sorry to hear of Darrells passing. We will pray for comfort during this sad time.He will be missed.

  8. Marcia Elliott

    My sympathies and prayers to all of the family. I have worked with Darrell for many years. He was so very intelligent and hard working. He will be greatly missed.

  9. Brent Wagner (Eli Lilly)

    Sorry for the sudden passing of Darrell he was a good colleague. Will be missed. Thoughts and prayers for the Burris family.

  10. Mark Lemen

    I have admired your talent and always “looked up” to you, not only for your musical abilities but, your intelligence as well. You will always be loved and missed by me forever, your friend & brother-in-law, Mark.

  11. Nancy (Burris) Lemen

    As the saying goes , ” In the blink of an eye everything can change” and so it has. You will be forever loved and missed.

  12. Joan Harris

    love, healing and peace to my family.

  13. Don Bradshaw

    I very sorry for your loss. Worked with Darrell at Lilly and he will be missed. Don

  14. Ray and Charlene Taylor

    We are so sorry for you loss. Your family will be in our prayers.

  15. becky and bryan frantz

    We are both very sorry for your loss.

  16. Keith Parrott

    To the family and friends of Darrell Burris my prayer is for comfort during this difficult time. Darrell was a co-worker and a good one! Very hardworking, friendly, and intelligent individual. He will be missed. Rest in Peace and may God Bless all of you.

  17. Marcia Thomas

    Prayers for the family of Darrell Burris. May you rest in peace my friend.

  18. Cindy Reeder

    Amy and family, I am sorry to hear of your uncle’s passing. May God wrap his loving arms around your entire family and give you comfort at this difficult time. Blessings to all.

  19. Jo Ella Conklin Cloud

    RIP Darrell Burris u will sadly missed. May God bless the family u maybe gone but not for gotten.

  20. Leslie Sharp

    Rest in peace Uncle Darrell

  21. shelly

    I am so deeply sorry for the loss of your dear loved one. The Bible promises that soon sorrow mourning and even death will be gone forever. (Revelation 21:4) May the God of all comfort be with you through this difficult time,

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