Regina G Burns

2 November , 19586 November , 2019

Regina Gipson Burns, “GG”, passed away Wednesday morning November 6th. She is preceded in death by her grandparents, JH and Violar Brock Massey and Orbie and Ruth Sterling Gipson and parents Ray and Dorothy Gipson. She is survived by her loving husband of 35 years, George Edward Burns, her son, Bradley Burns, her brother, Leon Gipson (Dot), and her sister, Patricia G. Johnson (Russ), plus numerous nieces and nephews. Gina was a devoted wife, loving mother and artist well known throughout the country for her fashion illustrations and functional art. She was a mental health advocate, spending countless hours advocating for those without a voice. The kindness she showed to countless friends and family has made a lasting impression on everyone she cared for. Gina’s service will be held at Southern Heritage Funeral Home, 475 Cahaba Valley Road, Pelham, AL 35124 on Sunday, November 10, 2019. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Service at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers Gina requested that you donate to “Treatment and Advocacy” in her name, GG Burns – Artist/Mental Health Advocate at


  • Visitation Sunday, 10 November , 2019
  • Funeral Service Sunday, 10 November , 2019

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