September 10, 1927 – May 25, 2018
Mrs. Gladys Lawrence Burgess, age 90 of Prospect passed away Friday, May 25, 2018, at Southern Tennessee Regional-Pulaski. She was born September 10, 1927 in Giles County. Mrs. Burgess was a member of Minor Hill Church of Christ and retired from Lee Mar Shirt Company. She was preceded in death by her parents, Atha Ann White Lawrence and Rufus Lawrence, her sister Lounette Wilburn, her brother Roger Dale Lawrence, and her daughter Paula Burgess Standridge.
Mrs. Burgess is survived by her husband of seventy-one years Millard Burgess, her daughter Brenda Beddingfield of Pulaski, and her sister Betty Gooch of Nashville. She is also survived by her brother-in-laws Kenneth Burgess of Benton Harbor, Michigan, Herbert Burgess of Pulaski, and her sister-in-law Willa Francis Gatlin of Stella Community. Her grandchildren include Christy Steelman (Eddie), Cindy Carnell (John), Glen Beddingfield (P.J.), Teresa Beddingfield, and Melisa Austin (David); her great-grandchildren include Karly, Kenzie, Blythe, Daniel, Calon, Jacob, and Jack, as well as three nieces and one nephew.
- Visitation Sunday, May 27, 2018
- Funeral Service Sunday, May 27, 2018
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May 28, 2018
The Lord has taken another Angel home. She was like a mother to all of us boys when we were growing up. My heart is with her. Thank God I meet her and the love she always had for all of us. May She rest in peace for she gave it all. So sorry she is gone, Bless you all each and every day.