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Marriage: Children:
  1. Paul Burgess: Birth: ABT 1931. Death: BEF JUL 1995

  2. Burl Eugene "Gene" Burgess: Birth: 12 JUL 1933. Death: 16 JUL 1995

  3. Emil Lee Burgess: Birth: 28 MAR 1935. Death: MAY 1981

1. Title:   U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 (database)
Publication:   citing Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, Master File

a. Note:   1910 U.S. Federal Census [see father's listing]
  1920 U.S. Federal Census [see father's listing]
  1930 U.S. Federal Census Boone County, West Virginia Sherman Burgess, Emil head 18 Burgess, Oretha wife 21 (12-7B in file)
  Publication: The Charleston Gazette Published: November 01, 2004 Headline: Oretha M. Burgess Oretha M. Burgess of Marmet, formerly of Bloomingrose, W.Va., and Ripley, W.Va., died Saturday, Oct. 30, 2004, at the Beverly Health Care Center, Glasgow, W.Va., after a long illness. She was born Oct. 7, 1908, at Boone County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Deck and Rosa Lee Pettry Toney. She was a member of the Healing Stream Baptist church, Seth, W.Va. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Emil Stewart Burgess; three sons, Emil Lee Burgess, Gene Burgess, and Paul Burgess; a sister, Edith Roe; brothers, Robert, Wilburt, and Homer Toney; a granddaughter, Dianna Jones. Oretha is survived by two sisters, Grace Dial of N.M., and Betty Taylor of Ripley, W.Va.; grandsons, David E. Burgess of Hernshaw, W.Va., and Emil E. Burgess of Marmet; thirteen grandchildren; nineteen great-grandchildren; and fourteen great-great-grandchildren. Funeral service will be held at 12 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2004, at the Armstrong Funeral Home, Whitesville, W.Va., with the Rev. Phil Nicholas officiating. Interment will be at Burgess Cemetery, Bloomingrose, W.Va. Visitation will be two hours before the service. is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.