By: G. Sam Piatt
May 18, 2013
Marjorie Ann Burgess, 75
Marjorie Ann Burgess, 75, of South Portsmouth, Ky. passed away May 17, 2013 in South Shore Nursing and Rehab in South Shore, Ky. She was born in Garden City, Ohio, Jan. 29, 1938 a daughter of the late William and Garnet Ketter Tilley. She was employed by Greenup County Board of Education for 11 years, working at McKell Middle school as a custodian and was of the Baptist faith.
Preceded in death by her husband, Leslie Burgess, June 12, 1999.
Surviving are three daughters, Melissa “Mike” Bass of South Portsmouth, Ky., Cheryl Burgess of Bloomington, Ind., Teresa “Bernie” Kountz of Phoenix, Ariz., four sons, Jeremiah “April” Burgess of South Shore, Ky., Shad “Vanessa” Burgess of Lloyd, Ky., Rick “Pam” Burgess and Leslie Burgess both of Richmond, Va., nine grandchildren, Chelsi and Derek Potter, Hunter Burgess, Bryce and Jaiden Burgess, Kevin Burgess, Nakea Reed, Curtis Kountz and Leslieann Burgess and six great grandchildren, one sister, Patricia Keller of Minford, Ohio, five brothers, Richard Tilley, Robert Tilley, William Tilley all of Wheelersburg, Ohio, Bernard Tilley of Cumberland, Ky. and Earl Tilley of Marion, Ohio.
Funeral services 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at the Roberson Funeral Home in South Shore, Ky., with Pastor Bernard Tilley, officiating. Burial in Greene Cemetery, St Paul, Kentucky. Friends may call at the Roberson Funeral Home from 6 till 8 p.m. on Monday, May 20, 2013 and from 11 a.m. until the Funeral hour on Tuesday.
Online condolences at robersonfuneral.com.