Bobbye Jean Burgess
Bobbye Jean Burgess
  • March 9, 1931 - December 20, 2013
  • San Angelo, Texas

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Bobbye Jean Burgess, 82, formerly of Abilene, passed away Friday, December 20, 2013, at a nursing facility in San Angelo, Texas.

Graveside services will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, December 27, 2013, in Abilene City Cemetery with Jim Henegar officiating, directed by Community Memorial Funeral Home, 1443 North 2nd Street, Abilene. The family will receive friends at a visitation from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Bobbye was born March 9, 1931 to Gilbert G. Dodd and Bessie Lee Wade Dodd in Abilene, Texas. She was married to Bob Morrow of Aspermont, Texas. She was later married to James Burgess and after his passing, Truman Cummings. She enjoyed fishing and cooking for friends and family. She was a long time resident of Abilene. Bobbye moved to San Angelo four years ago to be close to family.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. G.G. Dodd; husbands, James Burgess and Truman Cummings; and sisters, Christine Broxson and Yvonne Campbell.

Survivors include a daughter, Sherri Ruiz and husband, Ron, of San Angelo, Texas; a son, Robert Morrow and wife, Nora, of Harker Heights, Texas; three grandchildren, Joe Beyer, Bobby Morrow, and Jason Morrow; five great-grandchildren, Stephanie, Zachary, Leah, Nathaniel, and Jasmine; and a step-son, George Huber, wife Diane and three step-grandchildren of Pennsylvania.

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