Mr. Gilbert R. Burgess, age 66, of Halls Mill Community died on Sunday, October 14, 2012 at his residence. He was born in Delhi, Louisiana and was a trim carpenter.
Mr. Burgess is survived by his wife Linda Burgess, Shelbyville, TN; two sons, Todd Burgess, Monroe, LA, Troy Burgess, Tallulah, LA; parents, Roy and Evelyn Burgess, Monroe, LA; three brothers, Kenny Burgess, Marion, LA, Gawan Burgess, Jena, LA, Jeffrey Burgess, Haughton, LA; step-daughters, Teresa Thoni, College Grove, TN, Barbara Cook, Eagleville, TN; five grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 17, 2012 from 4:00 pm until 8:00pm at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 10:00 am from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home. Burial will take place at Epps Cemetery, West Carroll Parish, Louisiana at a later date.
Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Chapel Hill, TN in charge of arrangements, 931-364-2233, www.lawrencefuneral.net.