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Mary Lee Ours Burch

         Mary Lee Ours Burch, age 95 of Apex, NC, formerly of Moorefield, WV and Milford, Del., passed away on October 3, 2019 in Apex. Born on July 21, 1924 in Moorefield, WV, she was a daughter of the late Elmer Ours and Hattie Getz Ours. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Courtney Burch in March of 1987; five brothers; and one sister. Surviving are several nieces and nephews. Ms. Burch was the last surviving member of her immediate family. 

            Mary worked as a retail clothier at Coffman-Fisher in Milford, Del. Ms. Burch was also a member of the Milford Methodist Church in Milford.

            A graveside service will be held on Friday, December 13, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Asbury United Methodist Church Cemetery in Bean Settlement, WV with Pastor Carlin Ours officiating. 

            Arrangements are under the direction of the Elmore Funeral Home.