POTEAU—Funeral services for James Oren Burgess, 80, of Poteau are Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the Southside Baptist Church in Poteau with Rev. Jim Reed officiating.
Interment will follow at the Oakland Cemetery in Poteau, under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
He passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2015 in Conroe, Texas and was born Nov. 7, 1934 in Poteau to Oren and Mozelle (Maple) Burgess, was a veteran of the U.S. Army and owned/operated Burgess Paint for 23 years.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Anna Lou.
Survivors include his sons, Michael and Jill McDaniel of Willis, Texas, Rick and Paula McDaniel of Broken Arrow and Brad and Sue McDaniel of Willis, Texas; four grandchildren, Tiffany Thornton, Kyle, Jake and wife Amy, and Hailey McDaniel; two great grandchildren, Laney Thornton and Braylin McDaniel; sister, Geraldean and Joe Thornton of Poteau; and a brother, Ronald Burgess of Poteau.
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