Michael Robert Burroughs, "Gumby", 47, husband to Debbie Burroughs passed away Thursday March 6, 2014 after a fifteen month battle of declining health.
Michael was born September 27, 1966 in Greenville, SC to Robert and Kathy Jennings Burroughs. He was an avid Gamecock and Nascar fan. Michael touched many lives, never meeting a stranger and will be deeply missed. He worked for the US Postal Service and was a former employee of Hitachi. Michael was a member of Simpsonville First Baptist Church.
Surviving, in addition to his wife and parents are three sisters, Melanie Manly and husband Shannon, Melissa Burroughs, and Michele Garrett and husband Joey; a niece Blakely Garrett; and two nephews, Rick Garrett and Cameron Manly. He was predeceased by maternal grandparents, Wade and Mildred Jennings and paternal grandparents, R.C. and Mattie Lee Burroughs.
Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Saturday at Fletcher Funeral Service. Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Sunday in the Worship Center at Simpsonville First Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Randy Harling, Rev. Brian Owens and Rev. Doug Jones.
Fletcher Funeral Service