- [S24] The Newport Plain Talk, (http://www.newportplaintalk.com), 2 Dec 1998.
William Lawrence Burgess obituary
- [S24] The Newport Plain Talk, (http://www.newportplaintalk.com), 16 Mar 2002.
Irene F. Burgess, age 79, of Newport, passed away Saturday, March 16, 2002 at Baptist Hospital of East Tennessee.
She was a member of Newport Church of God.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Burgess; son, Lawrence Jesse (L.J.); and granddaughter, Andrea Nicole Burgess.
She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Trevor and Louise Burgess, of Newport; Rendall and Portia Burgess, of Gray; brother, Delmar Evans, of Newport; sisters, Viola Murrell and Thelma Massey, both of Newport; grandchildren, Robbie and Kim Burgess, of Newport; Blair and Quincy Burgess, of Gray; Tara Burgess, of Newport; Ricky Burgess, of Mt. Holly, NC; great-grandchildren, Kaleb, Kaley, and Keaton Burgess, of Newport; Hayden Metcalf, of Gray; Camryn Thornton, of Newport; and Jessica Burgess, of NC.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2002 at Manes Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Charles Oakes and Rev. Douglas Jacobs officiating, with burial in Union Cemetery.
The family received friends from 6 until 9 p.m. Monday at Manes Funeral Home.
Manes Funeral Home in charge.
- [S1] U. S. Social Security Death Index, 410-42-3329.
issued in Tennessee, last residing in Newport, Cocke County, Tennessee
- [S147] Find a Grave, (Memorial: 49007354).
- [S58] Marriage Certificate.
Name Margaret Lindsey
Event Type Marriage
Event Date 05 Mar 1922
Event Place Cocke, Tennessee, United States
Spouse's Name Perry Evans