ALBANY -- Mrs. Dianne Khris James Andrews, 59 of Fairbanks, Alaska died April 11, 2012 at Fairbanks Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 2 PM at Third Kiokee Baptist Church. Mrs. Andrews will be cremated following the service.

A native of Camilla, Georgia, Mrs. Andrews was born to the late Richard and Thelma Chapman James. She has lived in Alaska for the past 7 years and had lived most of her life in the Camilla-Albany Area where she was a member of the Third Kiokee Baptist Church. Mrs. Andrews was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She loved to sing, sew, play bingo and she will always be remembered for her love for her grandchildren.

Survivors include her children: Thelonious Burden of Baltimore, MD; Zkmain Moreno and her husband Luis of Wiesbaden, Germany; Charletta Desnoes and her husband Colin of Atlanta, GA; and Larraquette Burden of Buford, GA. Grandchildren: Kiera, Rico, Martin, Mycia, D'Nyse, Bryun, Dominique, Taelor, Raymond, D'Anne and Juliette. Brothers: Larry James of Sask., Canada and Rev. Harold James of Philadelphia, PA. Sisters: Gwendolyn Smith of Philadelphia, PA; HVive Denning of Fairbanks, AK; Kathy Shaw of National City, CA; Rhonda Hodges of N. Augusta, SC; and Pamela Dixon of Putney, GA and her beautiful step-brothers and sisters.

The family will receive friends Friday, April 20, 2012 from 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM at Kimbrell-Stern.

You may sign the online guest book and share your own special thoughts with the family of Mrs. Andrews by visiting Kimbrell-Stern's website at www.kimbrellstern.com.

Kimbrell-Stern Funeral Directors

Albany 229/883-4152

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