Burgess

Mrs. Bobbie Pritchett Burgess, 72, of Ellijay died Wednesday, April 5, 2017.

Mrs. Burgess was born July 21, 1945, in Woodstock to the late Dallas and Wilma Pritchett. She was a member of the Agape Church in St. Marys and Cartecay Methodist Church in Ellijay. Mrs. Burgess was a college graduate from Reinhardt College and worked as a certified public accountant in tax services. She was also a prominent local business owner.

She is preceded in death by her parents; sister, Ann Burton; brother, Donnie Pritchett; and sons, Eric and Tim.

Survivors include her husband, Ed Burgess of the home; son and daughter-in-law, Andy and Alicia Macaulay of Cartersville; stepchildren, Hugh Burgess of Ellijay, Daniel and Gwen Burgess of Ellijay and Andrea and Charles Shoemaker of Jasper; sisters, Sue and Edwin Caylor of Dalton and Joan King of St. Stevens, S.C.; grandchildren, Madison Macaulay, Kyle Macaulay, Cameron Macaulay, Nicholas Macaulay, Savannah Campioni, Taylor Rudy, Drew Burgess, Austin Burgess, Derik Mullinax, Miranda Mullinax, Courtney Esposito, Brooke Burgess, Christopher Shoemaker and Christina Shoemaker-Ellis; and great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 9, at the chapel of Bernhardt Funeral Home with Rev. Roger Burgess officiating. Interment will follow in the Cartecay Methodist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday, April 8, at the funeral home.

Bernhardt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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