Cover photo for Donnie Gene Burgess's Obituary
Donnie Gene Burgess Profile Photo
1952 Donnie 2023

Donnie Gene Burgess

May 30, 1952 — November 4, 2023

Trenton

Mr. Donnie Gene Burgess age 71 of Trenton, passed away Saturday, November 4, 2023, at NHC Milan.

He was born May 30, 1952, in Humboldt to the late Russell Burgess and Perline Wall Riggs. He was a retired truck driver and a United States Army Vietnam Veteran. Mr. Burgess was Baptist by faith in baptism. While Donnie was not wealthy, he was rich in many other ways because he was a friend to everyone he met. If anyone was ever in need, Donnie was always there to help even when he couldn't spare the time or money. He would give all he had to help others while doing without himself.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Ann Skelton.

Survivors include four sons, Johnny Lopp (Jessica) of Jackson, Donnie Burgess of Trenton, Jason Burgess of Lexington and Jeremy Burgess of Michigan; one daughter, Tabitha Burgess of Missouri; brother, Billy Riggs of Mississippi; three sisters, his twin sister, Kathy Kalvick of Trenton, Betty Caldwell of Gibson and Janice Smith of Henderson; step-sister, Rita Faye. Other survivors include ten grandchildren, Aden, Taylor, Faith, Dillion, McKenlee, Brentia, Bailey, Carter, Emmitt and Tomlin.

A graveside service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, November 9, 2023 at Mt.Zion Community Church Cemetery.

 

 

 

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Donnie Gene Burgess, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Thursday, November 9, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Mt. Zion Church Cemetery

Mt Zion Road 2, Medina, TN 38355

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 887

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree