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Richard Lynn Burgess

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“Ricky was the friend everyone should aspire to be. He was the person who would be there when someone was is pain, need, or lonely. He was the one who...Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: Brigitte Tidwell - Americus, GA

“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. Know that until then you are...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Prissy Rowe - Butler, GA - friend

“So sorry to hear of Ricky's passing. It was always great to catch up with him when our teams would play in Americus or Milledgeville. He always had...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: Scott MacLeod - Milledgeville, GA

Richard was born on August 11, 1956 and passed away on Tuesday, October 8, 2019.

Richard was a resident of Americus, Georgia at the time of passing.

Services will be held Friday, October 11, 2019 at 10:00 AM at First Baptist Church with Rev. Keith Parks officiating. The family will receive friends Thursday, October 10, 2019 at the family residence from 6:00 until 8:00 PM.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to GSW Athletics,800 GSW State University Drive, Americus, GA, 31709, Southland Academy, 123 Southland Rd., Americus, GA 31709 or First Baptist Church, 221 S. Lee St., Americus, GA 31709.