|Birth: ||Sep. 15, 1861|
|Death: ||Jan. 7, 1931|
J.C. Burgess, Pioneer Oklahoma, died Jan 7, 1931. The community was shocked yesterday to learn of the death of J.C. Burgess at 2:30 p.m. at the home of his son-in-law and daughter, Dr. and Mrs Carl Puckett in Oklahoma City. Mr Burgess had been in failing health for some time.
The body will be brought to Pryor for burial. The funeral will be held at the home of Mrs. Burgess' sister-in-law, Mrs T. Herbert Hayden, at 3:00 o'clock, with Rev. Roy E. Curtis and Rev. Joe E. Bowers officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.
He is survived by his companion, Mary Angeline Burgess and by 5 daughters: Grace (Mrs. Lee Hill Tolbert) of Edmond; Elva (Mrs. Dr Carl Puckett) of Oklahoma City; Caroline (Mrs. Richard W. Thomas) of Detroit, Michigan; Nelle (Mrs. Arthur Claude Ellis) of Tulsa; Irene (Mrs G. C. "Twink" Pratt) of Tulsa. His son preceded him in death.
Mary Angeline Hayden Burgess (1854 - 1943)*
Lucy Burgess (1886 - 1888)*
Jessie Burgess (1897 - 1929)*
Created by: Kenneth & Carolyn
Record added: Jun 29, 2005
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