Nona Marie Burress, age 102, of Rocky Top, Tennessee passed away on Friday, July 7, 2023. Nona was born in Campbell County, Tennessee on May 30, 1921, to the late George Wilson and Ivory Seiber Wilson. She was a member of New Hope Baptist Church. She loved quilting. Nona is preceded in death by her parents, George Wilson and Ivory Seiber Wilson, husband James Alfred Burress, son: David Alfred Burress, siblings: JP Wilson, Charles Wilson, and Gearaldine Duvall, son in law: Mike Hayton, and grandchildren Michael Hayton, Rodney Burress, and Daniel Lynch
Children James D. Burress and Bonnie of Rocky Top
Jean Hayton of Rocky Top
Pat Lynch and John of Georgia
George Gregory Burress and Debbie of Rocky Top
Misty Starr McKamey and Ronnie of Clinton
Special Friends Paris/Opal Ward of Rocky Top
And a host of other family members and friends.
Visitation: Monday, July 10, 2023, from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Hatmaker Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 4:00 PM, Monday, July 10, 2023, in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. James Lane officiating.
A graveside service will be held following the funeral service on Monday, July 10, 2023, at Oak Grove Cemetery in Rocky Top.