Funeral services for Mr. Barney P. Burgess, 74, of the
Nameless Community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will be
held at 11 A.M. on Monday, October 26, 2009, at Anderson –
Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will
follow in the Currys Chapel Cemetery on Shepardsville Highway
in Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Sunday from 12 Noon until 9
P.M. and Monday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
Mr. Burgess passed away on Friday, October 23, 2009, at
He was born August 25, 1935, in Jackson County, TN, to
Gladys Burgess and the late Bernice E. Burgess. He
worked for the animal control office in Berkley, MI. He was a
member of the Masonic Lodge in Berkley, MI, and of the
Sonlight Baptist Church.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his
Wife: Carol Flesch Burgess; and 1 Brother: Blair Davis
Survivors include his Caregiver and Special Friend: Lee
Hajdasz of Bloomington Springs, TN; 2 Sons: Dale Burgess of
Washington and James Burgess of North Huntingdon, PA; 2
Daughters: Lynn Youngstead of Adamsburg, PA and
Rosemary Sedlmeyer of Sterling Heights, MI; his Mother:
Gladys Burgess of the Nameless Community of Jackson
County; and 2 Sisters: Betty Mayberry and Kathern Burroughs,
both of the Nameless community of Jackson County, TN. 7
Grandchildren and 2 Great-Grandchildren also survive.
Pastor John Wood will officiate at the services.
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