|Birth: ||Jun. 3, 1915|
|Death: ||Mar. 7, 1978|
Waycross, Ware County, GA
07 March 1978
BLACKSHEAR - Alton A Burgsteiner, 62, died early today in the Pierce County Hospital after an apparent heart attack. A native of and lifelong resident of Pierce County, he was a son of the late Juddie Preston Burgsteiner and Mrs Leola Yarbrough Burgsteiner. Mr. Burgsteiner was a member of the First Baptist Church of Blackshear. He was a retired rural mail carrier and worked at the Post Office in Blackshear for a number of years. Mr. Burgsteiner was a member of the Blackshear Lions Club and was a veteran of the Korean Conflict. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Gladys (Boo) Burgsteiner; a grandson, John Daniel Burgsteiner, Blackshear; a sister, Mrs. Nela Mae Harrison, Seaside, OR, and several other relatives. Funeral will be Thursday at 2 pm in the First Baptist Church of Blackshear, with the Rev. Freddy Wheeler officiating. Burial will be in the Blackshear Cemetery. The body will remain at the funeral home until one hour prior to the funeral, when it will be taken to the church to lie in state. Clough-Pearson Funeral Home is in charge.
He was a twin to Aline who died in 1967.
Juddie Preston Burgsteiner (1890 - 1968)
Gladys McRee Buie Burgsteiner (1922 - 2002)*
John McRee Burgsteiner (1942 - 1971)*
Daniel Preston Burgsteiner (1952 - 1974)*
Blackshear City Cemetery
Created by: Ann Parkinson
Record added: Jun 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38884759