Lillie "Margaret" Burgess

BURGESS, LILLIE "MARGARET," 72, of Louisville, passed away at her residence on Wednesday, October 3, 2012.

Margaret was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxillary.

Margaret is survived by her husband of 32 years, Buck Burgess; children, Donna Minks (Raymond), Sharon White (Fred), Joseph "Shorty" Thompson (Patty), Mary Robinson (Kenneth), Steve Burgess (Josey), Mark Burgess (Evelyn), Nick Burgess (Jackie), Mike Burgess, and Brian Burgess; step-children, Sam Price (Corine), Mary Thompson, Barbara North, and Linda "Marlene" Little (Ira); sisters, Marie Mahoney, Sue Chesser (Buddy), Patricia McCarthy, and Sheila Kidwell; and several grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral service to honor the life of Margaret will be 10 a.m. on Monday, October 8, 2012 at Evergreen Funeral Home, with interment to follow in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery - Central. Visitation for the public will be 1 - 8 p.m. on Saturday and 12 - 8 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital.

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Funeral Home

Evergreen Funeral Home
4623 Preston Highway Louisville, KY 40213
(502) 366-1481

Published in The Courier-Journal on Oct. 5, 2012