Pennie James (Laris) BurkeFebruary 4, 1954 ~ January 6, 2017 (age 62)
Pennie Burke, age 62 of Copperas Cove, passed away on Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 at her home.
Memorial services will be held at a later date in Washington state.
Pennie was born on Feb. 4, 1954 in Athens, Greece. She was the daughter of the late James and Christine Lafferty Laris. In 1955, her parents brought her to the United States and settled in San Diego, California. As an adult, she lived most of her life in Washington state. She moved to Killeen in 1996 and later moved to Copperas Cove.
She is survived by her daughters, Kristina Lee Boston of Harker Heights, Randy (Star) Moran and husband Emanuel of Harker Heights; brother, Pete Laris of San Diego, California; four grandchildren, Amber Williams, KaLeana King, Emanuel Moran, Jr., Imaia Williams; one great granddaughter, Emmilyn King.