Mae Helen (Edmonson) Burgess

January 10, 1931 ~ November 24, 2019 (age 88)


Mae Helen Burgess, 88, of Amarillo, Texas, passed away on Sunday, November 24, 2019.

Mae Helen Burgess was born on January 10, 1931, in Waco, Texas to Freddie and Marie Jackson Edmonson.

Ms. Burgess was a resident of Amarillo, Texas for over 50 years.  She retired from First National Bank of Amarillo with 33 years of service.

She was an active church member and a wonderful mother, grandmother, sister, and friend.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Mildred Coleman and a brother, Freddie Edmonson.

Ms. Burgess leaves to cherish her memories, a daughter, Monica Burgess, a sister, Sabrina Simpson, two grandsons, Damonte Smith and Donovan Taylor, all of Amarillo, Texas, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

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December 5, 2019

12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Warford Rose Chapel
509 North Hughes Street
Amarillo, Texas 79107

Home Going Celebration Service
December 6, 2019

12:00 PM
Community of Grace United Methodist Church
1525 North Grand Street
Amarillo, Texas 79107

Interment Following Home Going Celebration Service
December 6, 2019

1:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Llano Cemetery West
2900 South Hayes Street
Amarillo, Texas 79103

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