|Birth: ||Feb. 28, 1921|
|Death: ||Apr. 19, 2008|
Helen Burgett, 87, of Amarillo, died Saturday, April 19, 2008.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Polk Street United Methodist Church Chapel with the Rev. Lane Boyd, minister, officiating. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mrs. Burgett was born on Feb. 28, 1921, in Lueders to Richard and Annie Dunlap. She had been a resident of Amarillo for more than 30 years. She taught biology, home economics and shorthand in Roswell, N.M. She loved to read and loved all animals.
She was a member of 50-50 Sunday school class and Polk Street United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Burgett is preceded in death by her husband, A.N. "Al" Burgett in 1990.
Survivors include a daughter, Diana Martindale and husband Jimmy of Amarillo; a son, Robert Dunlap Burgett and wife Jane of Prattville, Ala.; three grandchildren, Justin Martindale and wife Melissa of San Antonio, and Robert Burgett and Carlyn Burgett, both of Sulphur, La.; a great-grandson, Davis Martindale of San Antonio; and her caretakers, Maria Guerrera and Angie Vidana.
The family suggests memorials to Polk Street United Methodist Church, 1401 S. Polk St., Amarillo, TX 79101.
Amarillo Globe-News, April 21, 2008
Adolph Needom Burgett (1921 - 1990)*
Plot: Section FV Lot 149 Space 5
Created by: Walter Dunn
Record added: May 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26960820
Added: Jun. 14, 2009