Doris Burgess

Doris Newton Burgess

2021

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Obituary of Doris Newton Burgess

Doris Okalene Newton Burgess, 87, of Killen, passed away April 12, 2021, at her residence. She was a retired salesperson for Ken’s Sewing Center, a 1951 graduate of Lexington High School, and a member of Grace Christian Baptist Church. Survivors include: Sons: Tim McCafferty (Libby), Tom McCafferty (Elrhonda) and Greg Burgess (Stephanie) Sister: Carolyn “Boots” Mosley Grandchildren: Erin Miller, Brooke Holt, Celia Burgess, Victoria Burgess, Bryant Burgess, Whitney Burgess, and Colleen Badon Great grandchildren: Parker Miller, Nola Miller, Helaina Holt, Cora Holt, Bennie Burgess, Jeb Burgess, and Mac Burgess Preceded in death by: Parents: Norman Dallas Newton, and Blanche Florine Freeman Newton Husband: John Burgess Infant daughter: Tanya Burgess Sister: Jean Kyle, Faye Ozbirn, Delores Kizer, and Mary Sue Newton Visitation with the family will be on Thursday, April 15, from 9:30am – 11:00am at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 11:00am, in the funeral home chapel with Tim McCafferty, Tom McCafferty, and Tommy Ruple officiating. Burial will be in Pettus Cemetery. Pallbearers will be: Dax Holt, Matt Burgess, Wes Miller, Bryant Burgess, Ben Neyman, and Van Kizer. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to: NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit) of Huntsville Hospital, and North Alabama Christian Children’s Home. The family asks that all COVID-19 safety protocols be followed. Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.
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Thursday
15
April

Visitation

9:30 am - 11:00 am
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Greenhill Funeral Home
8450 Hwy. 43
Florence, Alabama, United States
Thursday
15
April

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Greenhill Funeral Home Chapel
8450 Hwy. 43
Florence, Alabama, United States
256-757-0160

Interment

Pettus Cemetery
Hwy 64
Lexington, Alabama, United States