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Janice Sue (Burris) Catlin

Janice Sue (Burris) Catlin, 79, of Carmi, passed away on Monday May 18, 2020 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh IN. She was born in Carmi, Illinois on August 26, 1940 the daughter of Jasper and Ethel (Fishback) Burris. Sue married  Aubrey L. Catlin on August 10, 1957.  She worked for many years as a book keeper for K- Mart and for Herns and Associates C.P.A. She later earned her C.N.A certification and worked as a nursing assistant until retirement. She was an avid St. Louis Cardinal fan and enjoyed watching television, especially the Lifetime and Hallmark channels. Sue attended Stewart St. Baptist Church.

Sue is survived by two sons, Michael Catlin of Carmi, IL., and Troy (Mary) Catlin of Evansville, IN.; a brother Ray Burris of Carmi, IL.; two sisters- in- law, Connie Burris of Carmi and Stella (Paul) Knowles of Grayville, IL. She is also survived by six grandchildren, Justin Catlin, Mariah Catlin, Abagail Catlin, Cory Catlin, Kelly Catlin, Ashton Coultas and three great grandchildren, Garrett Catlin, Kaden Catlin and Avery Catlin.

Sue is preceded in death by her by her husband; a son, Brian Catlin; three brothers Ricky Burris, Charles Wesley Burris and Roy Burris; and one sister, Pat Layton.

Private graveside services for Janice Sue Catlin will be held at Melrose Cemetery in Carmi. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to be made to White County  Relay for Life in Sue's memory.  Please visit to sign the guest book, leave a condolence or pledge a donation. Cards and expressions of sympathy may be sent in care of Campbell Funeral Home, 609 W. Main St.  Carmi IL.  62821 who is in charge or arrangements.


Campbell Funeral Services – Carmi
609 West Main Street
Carmi, IL 62821


Melrose Cemetary
1114 County Rd 1475 N
Carmi, IL 62821