|Birth: ||Jun. 11, 1920|
|Death: ||Oct. 21, 2012|
Mr. Royce B. Burroughs, age 92 passed away at his home in Nutbush, TN, Sunday, October 21, 2012. Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, October 24, 2012 in the Lea & Simmons Funeral Home with burial to follow in Trinity United Methodist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday, October 23, 2012 from 6:00-8:00 P.M. in the Lea & Simmons Funeral Home.
Mr. Royce was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church where he served on the Board of Trustees and also help maintain the church cemetery. He was a farmer and also ran R.B. Burroughs Grocery Store in Nutbush for 48 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Kenneth Burdell Burroughs and Kathaleen Hooten Burroughs, his wife: Willie Mae Norman Burroughs and two brothers: Charles Burroughs and Bobby Burroughs.
He is survived by his son: Billy Burroughs (Brenda), Nutbush, TN, four grandchildren: William Ray Burroughs, Jr. (Janna), Nutbush, TN, Bilinda Burroughs Baggett (Amo), Ripley, TN, Ken Burroughs (Melissa), Nutbush, TN and Kimberly Parrish (Kenny), Newbern, TN; six great grandchildren: Hunter Ray Burroughs, Jordan Nicole Burroughs, Joshua Alexander, Ryan Baggett, Kevin Baggett and Virginia Kaylee Burroughs and one great great grandchild: Briley Eugene Baggett.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or the American Cancer Society, Att. Sharolett Allen, Insouth Bank, P.O. Box 879, Brownsville, TN.
- Lea & Simmons Funeral Home
Created by: D & J Long
Record added: Mar 01, 2013
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