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BURR, Lila Edna Reaves
BURR, Lila Edna Reaves Aug. 2, 1923 Ð May 5, 2016 Born in Stamford, Texas, the only daughter and 3rd child of Charles T. Reaves and Lutrell Balkom. She married Junior H. Burr, May 14, 1945 in Burbank, Calif. At age 92, Lila peacefully passed away in Golden, Colo. She is survived by her 4 children, Judy Wilson (Mike), Laura Bish (Ron), Jeri Burr, and LeEarl Burr; 10 Grandchildren, 23 plus one-on-the-way Great- Grandchildren and 1 Great-Great Grandson. Lila was very talented musically, and at a young age played the piano, accordion and sang beautifully. At age 8 she was the pianist for her church.Music was important throughout her life. She met her eternal partner Junior Burr while working at Lockheed Aircraft Company in Burbank, Calif. In addition to raising her four children, she was involved in her church and the communities in which she lived. After 51 happy years of marriage Junior passed away Dec. 29, 1996. Lila is now reunited with her eternal sweetheart. Graveside services will be held May28, 2016, 1:00 pm at Desert Lawn Memorial Park in Palmdale, Calif.

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