Lettie S. Burge

Published 7:00 am Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Funeral Services for Lettie S. Burge, age 92 of  Picayune, MS, who passed away Saturday, June 20, 2015, will be held Wednesday, June 24, 2015, at 10:00 am at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Visitation will be Tuesday, June 23, 2015 from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm at McDonald Funeral Home. 

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Burial will be in Henleyfield Cemetery under the direction of McDonald Funeral Home.

Bishop James Morrissey will officiate the service.

A native of Brigham City, UT, she was a Homemaker and a member of  The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl Staples and Elizabeth Godfrey Staples; her first husband, Houston Lavelle Burge; her second husband, Bernard Burge; her son, Carl (Gloria) Burge; her sisters, Ruth Etta Burge, Ruby Arbon, and Marina Glenn; her brother, Maurice Staples; her grandson, Troy Burge; and her granddaughter, Janalee Taylor.

Left to cherish her memory are her children, Ladelle (Robert) Taylor, Emma Jean (La Von) Van Orden, Ronald (Sandra) Burge, Paula Smith, Kerry (Sharon) Burge, Lynn Burge, Gerald Burge, and Brad (Marie) Burge; 46 grandchildren; 65 great grandchildren; and 20 great great grandchildren.

Obituary, register book, and driving directions can be found on the internet page, at www.mcdonaldfh.com