James Oren Burgess, 80, Poteau, OK passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2015 in Conroe, TX. James was born November 7, 1934 in Poteau to Oren & Mozelle (Maple) Burgess. He was a veteran of the US Army. James owned/operated Burgess Paint for 23 years. He was preceded in death by his wife, Anna Lou.
Survivors include his sons, Michael & Jill McDaniel of Willis, TX, Rick & Paula McDaniel of Broken Arrow, OK, Brad & Sue McDaniel of Willis, TX; 4 grandchildren, Tiffany Thornton, Kyle, Jake & wife Amy, Hailey McDaniel; 2 great grandchildren, Laney Thornton, Braylin McDaniel; sister, Geraldean & Joe Thornton of Poteau; brother, Ronald Burgess of Poteau; other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 10 am, Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Southside Baptist Church, Poteau, OK with Rev. Jim Reed officiating. Interment will follow in Oakland Cemetery, Poteau.
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