Ava N. Burgess Formerly of Mulliken Age 92, died December 18, 2013. Mrs. Burgess was born March 29, 1921 in Webberville, a daughter of Ora and Ruth (Miller) Bell. She was a member of the Mulliken United Methodist Church and the Circle of Light. Surviving are her daughter, Linda (Lee) Hulsebos of Thompson; two sons, Kenneth (Tammi) Burgess of Potterville and Larry Burgess of Mulliken; 9 grandchildren; several great and great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gaylord; daughter, Janet Bliven; son, Paul; sister, Edna Compton. Services were held 11 A.M. Saturday, December 21, 2013 at Barker-Leik Funeral Home, Mulliken, with Pastor Judy Scholten officiating. Interment was in Danby Cemetery.