Annie Louise Case Burch, age 94, passed away Wednesday evening, June 15, 2011, at the Country Club Care Center in Warrensburg, Missouri. She was born near Lincoln, Missouri, on February 18, 1917, the daughter of James and Emma Case.
Louise graduated from Lincoln High School in the class of 1934. On September 22, 1935, she was married to George Richard Burch. Unto this union one daughter, Dorothy Dee Burch was brought into the world on August 29, 1936.
She was preceded in death by her husband, George, on March 26, 1988; four sisters; Jenny Nease, Jean Meyers, Minnie Morrison, and Lou McKaid, and one brother, Jim Case.
Louise is survived by her daughter, Dorothy Burch, of Knob Noster, Missouri, twenty-eight nieces and nephews, numerous great-nieces and nephews, fourteen great-great-nieces and nephews, not to mention a host of friends.
Louise was somewhat of a musician. She played the piano for church, the guitar, the saxophone in the school band, and the accordion for her own amusement and entertainment of others.
She liked to garden, mow her lawn, and at age 90 was still driving herself to Clinton to the doctor, to Warrensburg, if needed, and most important of all to Sedalia for lunch with her brother's children, a pleasure she pursued at least twice a week. Her last four years were spent in and out of hospitals and nursing homes until November of 2009, she became a resident at the Country Club Care Center in Warrensburg where she made many friends of staff and residents.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 A.M. Saturday morning, June 18, 2011, at the Davis-Miller Funeral Home in Lincoln, Missouri, with Rev. Herb Sadler officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00 to 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home prior to the services. Burial will be in the Lincoln Cemetery, Lincoln, Missouri.
Davis-Miller Funeral Home
119 W. Main P.O. Box 400
Lincoln, MO 65338