Melvin Burgett

July 22, 2020

Melvin Burgett, 89, passed away peacefully on July 19, 2020. He enjoyed fishing and camping with his family along the rivers near his home in Molino. His favorite pastimes were spending time with his brother in law, Everette, eating Popeye’s chicken and playing Checkers with his dear friend, Bob.

He is preceded in death by his wife: Ruby Janette Burgett, parents: Joseph Burgett and Viola Huckabee Burgett and his sisters and brothers, Margaret Burgett, John Burgett, Joseph Burgett, Homer Burgett, Luther Burgett, Fletcher Burgett, Alter Burgett, Elvin Burgett, Arley Burgett, Hazel Burgett, Fred D. Burgett, and Velton Burgett.

He is survived by his son’s Joseph Burgett and Randy Burgett; daughter Janis Yvette Patterson, grandchildren, great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be: Howard Burgett, Larry Burgett, Danny Burgett, Kenneth Burgett, Donnie Burgett, and Peter Welch.

A visitation will be held on Thursday, July 23, 2020 beginning at 10:00am with the service to follow at 11:00am at Faith Chapel Funeral Home North. Burial to follow at Little Pine Barren Cemetery.

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