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Jere Marr Burgess
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Birth: Aug. 5, 1882
Jackson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Oct. 24, 1974
Cookeville
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA

JERE M. BURGESS

COOKEVILLE- Funeral services were held Sunday in the chapel of Whitson Funeral Home for Jere M. Burgess, 92, of 445 Sycamore Street. Johnnie Fox and Charles Burgess officiated at the services, and burial was in Cookeville City Cemetery.

Mr. Burgess, a retired employee of Tennessee Handle Company, died Oct. 25 at his home after and extended illness. He was a native of Jackson County and the son of Thomas and Lucinda Dockery Burgess.

He is survived by his wife Celina Pippin Burgess of Cookeville; three sons; Haskell and Edward Burgess of Cookeville and Willard Burgess of Baxter Rt. 2; four daughters, Mrs. Burton Fox, Mrs. Olee Chaffin, and Mrs. J.D. Goodwin, all of Cookeville and Mrs. Robert Birdwell of Route 3, Gainesboro, Tenn.; 30 grandchildren, 48 great-grandchildren and a great-great grandchild.

Source: Printed September 9, 1974 in the Herald-Citizen, a newspaper printed in Cookeville, Putnam Co., Tennessee. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas J. Burgess (1845 - 1900)
  Lucinda Dockery Burgess (1848 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Celina Ethel Pippin Burgess (1894 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  Minnie Lee Burgess Flatt (1909 - 1947)*
  Essie Cleo Burgess Fox (1911 - 1984)*
  Haskell D Burgess (1914 - 2004)*
  Maggie Lou Burgess Birdwell (1916 - 1998)*
  Ina Estelle Burgess (1918 - 1919)*
  Nellie Ann Burgess Chaffin (1920 - 1994)*
  Edward Burgess (1927 - 2001)*
  Willard Carl Burgess (1932 - 2004)*
  Jessie Edith Burgess Goodwin (1934 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lassie Fane Burgess Daws (1864 - 1936)*
  Robert Burgess (1868 - 1946)*
  Andrew Jackson Burgess (1874 - 1943)*
  Whitley Burgess (1877 - 1941)*
  Jere Marr Burgess (1882 - 1974)
  James Madison Burgess (1885 - 1937)*
  Vallie Burgess Vinson (1886 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cookeville City Cemetery
Cookeville
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: G. L. Goolsby
Record added: Feb 16, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10486201
Jere Marr Burgess
Added by: G. L. Goolsby
 
Jere Marr Burgess
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Jere Marr Burgess
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