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Robert Conrad Burgess

August 30, 1927 ~ June 6, 2017 (age 89)

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Robert Conrad Burgess, 89, of Beaver Dam, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at Ohio County Hospital with his family by his side. He was born August 30, 1927 in Prentiss, Kentucky to the late Robert Clifton Burgess and Vera Elliott Ayers. Mr. Burgess was a retired electrician and member of IBEW Local 481. He was also a member of Slaty Creek Baptist Church and served in the United States Army.

Mr. Burgess was preceded in death by his parents; wife of 64 years Juanita Smith Burgess; one grandson, Warren Eytchison, and an infant brother.

Survivors include one son, Stephen (Katy) Burgess of Beaver Dam; one daughter, Conita Etchison of New Port Richey, Florida; four grandchildren, Michael Etchison, Clayton (Shelby) Etchison, Mary (Jeff) Upchurch, and Donna Vincent; eight great-grandchildren, Lily Ana Anita Etchison, Jan (Tina) Liwoch, Ethan Liwoch, Emily Hayes, Nathaniel Tucker, Alexus Tucker, Christopher Vincent, Jr., and Vanessa Vincent; four great-great-grandchildren, and two cousins, Nancy Roberson of Beaver Dam and Jimmy Southard of Beaver Dam.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, June 11, 2017, at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam, Kentucky with Rev. Wendell Sandefur officiating. Burial will follow in Slaty Creek Cemetery. Friends may visit Mr. Burgess’ family from 3:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Saturday and 9:00 A.M. until the time of the service Sunday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.danksfuneralhome.com. 


 Service Information

Visitation
Saturday
June 10, 2017

3:00 AM to 8:00 PM
William L. Danks Funeral Home
222 N. Lafayette Street - P.O. Box 407
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

Funeral Service
Sunday
June 11, 2017

2:00 PM
William L. Danks Funeral Home
222 N. Lafayette Street - P.O. Box 407
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

Interment following funeral service
Sunday
June 11, 2017

Slaty Creek Cemetery
State Route 269
Beaver Dam, KY 42320


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