Grady Boyd Burge, Sr.

Published 10:24 pm Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Grady Boyd Burge, Sr., 87, passed away Monday, October 28, 2013 at his residence.

Mr. Burge was a Husband, Father, Grandfather, and Great-Grandfather. He also was a faithful member of Hickory Springs Baptist Church and a retired truck driver.

He was preceded in death by: his wife of 62 years, Joyce Burge; one son, Grady Boyd Burge, Jr.; one daughter, Virginia Carol Burge; parents, Edgar and Beulah Burge; three brothers, Bobby Terrell Burge, Cecil Burge, and Douglas Burge.

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Survivors include: one daughter, Elizabeth Dianne Burge; one son, Ronald N. Burge; two daughters-in-law, Lynn Burge and Kathy Burge Shoemaker; four grandchildren: Emily (Phil) Pokorny, Randy Burge, Kayla (Zach) Odom, Maegen (Eric) Delaune; six great-grandchildren: Justin Williams, Sonny Burge, Kaitlyn Williams, Makaylyn Delaune, Brooklynn Odom, Tyler Odom; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Also survived by a special friend whom he shared many happy times, Mrs. Jean Saucier.

Funeral services will be 3 p.m., Friday, November 1, 2013 at Hickory Springs Baptist Church, 1082 Silver Run Road, Poplarville, MS 39470 with interment following in Smith Cemetery. The family will receive friends and have visitation from 1-3 pm, Friday at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the BEAMS Bible Ministry, Post Office Box 10200, Gulfport, Mississippi, 39505 or the American Cancer Society.

Online condolences at .

White Funeral Home, Poplarville (601) 795-4982.