Burley Primary celebrates 5th anniversary

Burley Primary celebrates 5th anniversary

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Lufkin's Burley Primary celebrated the school's five year anniversary alongside family members of the school's namesake.

Students and staff of Burley gathered to show their appreciation to the children of Willie Mae & Ecomet Burley, by presenting art work of the school to each of the relatives in attendance.

Those family members in attendance were Dr. Hansel Eric Burley, Carrye Faye Burley Brown, Ecomet Burley Jr., and Sylvia Jo Burley Goff.

"Today was a wonderful celebration of the five year anniversary of a school named after both of my parents," said Carry Faye Burley Brown . "I heard the children sing a lot of beautiful songs about Burley and learning, and loving learning, so it was very touching." 

The Burley family said they are beyond appreciative of Lufkin ISD and the teachers of Burley for all the work they put in to this school.

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