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Anthony John Burger
Birth: Jun. 5, 1961
Cleveland
Bradley County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 22, 2006, At Sea

Noted Southern Gospel pianist. Played for The Celestials, The Kingsmen Quartet and most recently traveled with The Gaither Homecoming Tour. He also did a stint with a group comprised of Ivan Parker, Kirk Talley and himself called simply "The Trio" in which he not only accompanied but also contributed vocally. Winner of 9 Singing News Fan Awards for Instrumentalist of the Year which was later named The Anthony Burger Award in 1989, one Dove Award along with several nominations, 2 People's Choice Awards and numerous other awards. He has performed at The White House for Jimmy Carter, on The Today Show, David's Citadel in Jerusalem, Prime Time Country and many other notable locations. 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard Thomas Burger (1933 - 2010)
  Jean Thompson Burger (1934 - 2013)
 
Burial:
Sunset Memorial Gardens
Cleveland
Bradley County
Tennessee, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Terrill White
Record added: Feb 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13418072
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YOU are still missed by many. What a gift you gave the world with your music. I just read the story about the woman who saw an angel touch your right shoulder before you died during the concert...oh, my...sent by God for you.
- Hooked On Family
 Added: Jul. 13, 2014

- Janis Coleman
 Added: Jun. 5, 2014

-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 5, 2014
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