Rosa Marie Buras

November 27, 1935 - March 27, 2021
Laura F. Gann

Rosa Marie Buras, age 86, a resident of Fort Scott, Kansas, passed away Saturday, March 27, 2021, at the Medicalodge of Fort Scott. She was born November 27, 1935, in Liberal, Missouri, the daughter of George Garrison and Ruth Arline Harper Garrison. She graduated from Fort Scott High School. Rosa married George Anthony Buras III, on July 28, 1990 in Fort Scott. She worked at White Grill and later as a nurse’s aid at Fort Scott Manor. She was a member of the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary, and the Cherry Grove Baptist Church. Rosa enjoyed flowers, gardening, and loved to travel.

She is survived by her sister, Marilyn Gerhardt, and husband Jerald Sr., of Miami, Oklahoma, and four nephews; she is preceded in death by her husband, George, her parents, three brothers, Melvin, Claude, and Roy Garrison, and two sisters, Lucy Taylor and Alta Kramer.

Rev. Ken Ansell will conduct a graveside services Monday, April 5, 2021 at the U.S. National Cemetery. Memorial are suggested to the Cherry Grove Baptist Church and may be left in care of the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, P.O. Box 347, Ft. Scott, KS 66701. Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at