SARDIS `BILL' BURGESS, 65, of Memphis, retired owner of Priddy & Burgess Appliances and former vice president of the old Holly Hills Country Club, died Friday at his home after a long illness. Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Memphis Funeral Home Poplar Chapel with burial in Memory Hill Gardens.
He was an honorary Shelby County Deputy Sheriff, a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church, Berclair Masonic Lodge 771, Al Chymia Shrine and Scottish Rite, and a past patron of Order of the Eastern Star 62.
Mr. Burgess, the husband of Faye Burgess, also leaves two daughters, Shelia Billings of Cordova and Robin Barbee of Bartlett; two sons, Mark Burgess and Lance Burgess, both of Memphis; two brothers, Frank C. Burgess of Dallas and Garland McDowell of Memphis, and two grandchildren. The family requests that any memorials be sent to the American Heart Association or Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center.
Provided by Brent Priddy
Faye F Allen Burgess (1930 - 2007)*
Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens
Created by: Family Hunter
Record added: Aug 17, 2011
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