Venice Elaine Burgess


Venice Elaine Burgess, 69, of Artie, WV passed away, Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at Harper Mills Nursing Center, Beckley, WV after a long illness.
She was born January 5, 1950 in Artie, WV a daughter of the late Clyde and Mary Gladys Williams Burgess.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 12 sibling, Pauline Burgess Dunbar, Janet Burgess, Sharlene Burgess McClung, Uldine Burgess, Edwin Burgess, Netia Burgess Fritzman, Edsel Burgess, Gloria Burgess Knapp, Brenda Burgess, Rodney Burgess, Wayne Burgess, Rickie Burgess.
Venice was the last surviving member of her family and loved her cat's very much.
She is survived by two sisters-in-laws, Anna Burgess of Sparks Nevada and Sue Burgess of New York.; a niece, Belinda Scarbrough and husband, Denver of Artie, WV; The family would like to offer a special thanks to the staff of Hospice and Harper Mills.
Funeral services will held Monday morning April 29, 2019 at 11 a.m. in the Church of God in Artie, WV with Rev. Jerry Lawrence officiating. Interment will follow at Hodge Cemetery in Artie, WV.
Visitation will be one hour before service at the church. Armstrong Funeral Home is serving the family. Online condolences at
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Published on April 27, 2019
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