|Birth: ||Mar. 28, 1894|
|Death: ||Sep. 14, 1980|
Mrs Celina E Burgess
Cookeville- Funeral services for Mrs. Celina E. Burgess, 86, will be held Tuesday, Sept 16, in the chapel of Whitson Funeral Home with Bro. Arkley Billingsley and Bro. Johnny Fox officiating. Burial will be in the Cookeville City Cemetery.
Mrs. Burgess died Sept. 14, 1980 in Cookeville General Hospital following an extended illness.
She was a native of Jackson County, the daughter of the late Polk Pippin and America Jackson Pippin. She was the wife of the late Jere M. Burgess.
Mrs. Burgess was a member of Sycamore Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her daughter Minnie Lee Flatt.
Survivors include three sons, Haskell and Edward Burgess of Cookeville, and Willard (Bootie) Burgess of Baxter; four daughters, Mrs. Cleo Fox, Mrs. Nellie Chaffin, and Mrs. Edith Goodwin of Cookeville; and Mrs. Maggie Birdwell of Gainesboro. She had 30 grandchildren, 49 great-grandchildren, and nine great-great-grandchildren.
The body will be at Whitson Funeral Home after 4 p.m. today.
Whitson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Source: Printed September 15, 1980, in the Herald-Citizen, a newspaper published in Cookeville Tennessee.
James Knox Polk Pippin (1843 - 1899)
America Lenora Jackson Pippin (1850 - 1918)
Jere Marr Burgess (1882 - 1974)
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)*
Joseph Silas Pippin (1867 - 1905)*
Henry Logan Cain Pippin (1869 - 1916)*
James F. Pippin (1871 - ____)*
Whitney Pippin (1873 - ____)*
William J Pippin (1875 - 1959)*
Milton Elmon Pippin (1877 - 1905)*
Redmon Carver Pippin (1880 - 1909)*
Jasper Luton Pippin (1886 - 1964)*
America Susanna Pippin Burgess (1888 - 1964)*
Leonard Bethel Pippin (1890 - 1908)*
Mary Francis Pippin (1892 - 1899)*
Celina Ethel Pippin Burgess (1894 - 1980)
Cookeville City Cemetery
Created by: G. L. Goolsby
Record added: Feb 16, 2005
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