Margaret Louise Burgess, 64, of Union Grove, AL, passed away Monday, Feb. 6, 2017, at Crestwood Medical Center in Huntsville, AL.
She was born Dec. 9, 1952, in Clarkrange, TN, daughter of Luther Atkinson and Wilma (Taylor) Atkinson. Margaret worked as an elementary school teacher in the public school system.
She is survived by her husband, Richard Burgess, Union Grove, AL; sons, Ben Burgess and Blaine Burgess; brother, Rodney Atkinson, Clarkrange, TN; sisters, Pat Green Sylvia Webb and Connie Sisco; and special aunt, Ilean Helton.
She was preceded in death by her father, Luther Atkinson, and mother, Wilma (Taylor) Atkinson.
Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, at 1 p.m. with Bro. Scottie Sisco officiating. Interment in Green Acres Memory Gardens. Pallbearers were Brad Sisco, Mike Anderson, David Green, Richard Webb, Larry Sisco and Tim Sherrill.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on February 14, 2017