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James Rhuel Burgess

February 6, 1938 ~ January 6, 2021 (age 82)

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A Graveside Funeral service and Interment for James Rhuel Burgess, 82, will be Saturday, January 9, 2021 at 11:00 AM at Andrews Chapel Cemetery with Bro. Shane Britt officiating and Peck Funeral Home directing. Burial will be in Andrews Chapel Cemetery.  No visitation is scheduled. 

Mr. Burgess died on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at Cullman Regional Medical Center.  He was born February 6, 1938, in Morgan County to James Rufus Burgess and Linnie Legg Burgess.  He was the owner and operator of Burgess Auto Detailing for 15 years, prior to his passing. He knew his craft and took pride in his work. He was a member of the Sanctuary Church. 

Preceding him in death were his parents and two brothers: Phillip Burgess and Leon Burgess. 

Survivors include   

Sons - James Allon Burgess (Carol) and 
              Keith Burgess (Nancy)

Daughter - Renee Burgess Herchenhahn

Brother - Jackie Ray Burgess

Sister - Dean Martin

Grandchildren - Faith Burgess
                               Briley Burgess
                               Aaron Burgess
                               Justin Burgess
                               Evan Burgess
                               Brandon Hayes and 
                               Austin Herchenhahn

Nine Great Grandchildren

Pallbearers will be Aaron Burgess, Justin Burgess, Evan Burgess, Todd Burgess, Tony Herchenhahn and Austin Herchenhahn.      

Peck Funeral Home                   
1600 Hwy 31 SW
P.O. Box 427
Hartselle, AL  35640
256.773.2543 (Fax)

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Graveside Service
January 9, 2021

11:00 AM
Andrews Chapel Cemetery, Danville

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