|Birth: ||Sep. 8, 1916|
|Death: ||May 9, 2001|
Source: Daily Ardmoreite
• SULPHUR -- Funeral services for Winnie Lee Burgess, 84, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Calvary Baptist Church under the direction of the Rev. James Swain. Burial will follow at Oaklawn Cemetery.
Mrs. Burgess was born Sept. 8, 1916, in Mannsville to John Thomas and Georgia Orr Tucker and died May 9, 2001, in Oklahoma City. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wallace Burgess, on Nov. 14, 1981, and her parents.
She grew up in the Mill Creek area and graduated from Mill Creek High School. She lived in Oklahoma City until she moved to Sulphur in 1977. She was retired from Tinker Field. She was a volunteer at the Veteran Center and Callaway Nursing Home. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.
She is survived by three stepdaughters, Genevia Lone, Madill, and Wanda Armstrong and Jean Baker, Shawnee; one stepson, Pete Burgess, Madill; one brother, Tom Tucker, Oklahoma City; six sisters, Monnie Kirby, Yukon, Reba Harris, Edith Thorne and Neomia Tucker, Oklahoma City; Veta Mary Clark, Sulphur and Dorothy Wyskup, Harrah; and several stepgrandchildren and nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Bob McCarley, Leo Barnes, Cliff Hawkins, Kris Brinson, Henry Asbury and Hubert Cops.
Services are under the direction of Clagg Funeral Home
John Thomas Tucker (1885 - 1978)
Georgia Orr Tucker (1892 - 1977)
Wallace Jean Burgess (1914 - 1996)*
Monnie Marie Tucker Kirby (1913 - 2005)*
Reba Mildred Harris (1914 - 2006)*
REBA MILDRED HARRIS (1914 - 2006)*
Winnie Lee Tucker Burgess (1916 - 2001)
VETA MARY CLARK (1918 - 2002)*
Frieda Pauline Tucker (1921 - 1923)*
Thomas Glen Tucker (1927 - 2010)*
Maintained by: KAY KIRBY TAYLOR
Originally Created by: Stone Seeker
Record added: Feb 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24550798
My mother loved Winnie and her sisters. They all grew up together in the Mill Creek area until my mother moved to southern California. Mother had several photos of the young people she ran around with back in the day...thanks for the memories...|
Added: May. 28, 2011
KAY KIRBY TAYLOR
Added: Apr. 11, 2011
-Gone from this place called earth, but your memory has lived in our hearts, like an eternal flame never to fade.|
Terri Wilson Barefield
Added: Apr. 6, 2011
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