Shelby Harrison Burgess

Shelby Harrison Burgess

Death 25 Sep 2015 (aged 92)
Burial Blair, Logan County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 152987546 · View Source
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Shelby Harrison Burgess, 92 of Cleveland, OH formerly of Blair, WV departed this life on Friday, September 25, 2015 in Cleveland.

He was born February 28, 1923 in Blair, WV a son of the late Roman & Carrie Baisden Burgess.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Norma Jean Hager Burgess, grandparents, Anthony & Fannie Baisden and John Wilson & Elizabeth Canterbury Burgess, two children, Donna Alpine and Randy Burgess, his brother, Clifford Burgess and his father and mother-in-law, Arthur & Dorothy Burgess.

Shelby was a Veteran of the Navy and served in World War II. He was a retired coal miner and factory worker. He enjoyed gardening & Genealogy and communicated and contributed to Geology in the Logan area. He was an avid sport fan.

Those left to cherish his memory include his children, Gail, Alvin “Buddy”, Clifford, Lora and Christa Burgess; son-in-law, Jim Alpine; grandchildren, Matthew & Emily Kutner and Andrew Gudat; one great grandchild, Parker Kutner; he was a beloved brother-in-law to, Art Burgess Jr, Angie Gore and Joyce Cagle; and a host of other endeared family members.

Services will be held at 1 pm, Friday, October 1, 2015 at Freeman Funeral Home, Chapmanville, WV. Burial will follow at White Oak Cemetery, Blair, WV.

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  • Created by: Faye Francis
  • Added: 28 Sep 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 152987546
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Shelby Harrison Burgess (28 Feb 1923–25 Sep 2015), Find a Grave Memorial no. 152987546, citing White Oak Cemetery, Blair, Logan County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Faye Francis (contributor 48423838) .