Walter Cordell Burgess, age 82 of Kingston passed away January 22, 2023 at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.
He is preceded in death by his father Jessie Burgess; mother Vesta Burgess; sisters Violet Perkey, Visie Arvenia Shepherd, Ethel Blalock and Shirley Burgess; brother James Burgess.
Walter is survived by his sister Glenda Daugherty and husband Herbert; children Linda Young and husband, Paul of Kingston, Wendell Burgess of Kingston, Angela Britt and husband Denzil of Kingston, Robin Roberts and husband Jerry of Kingston and Christopher Burgess and wife Danielle of Lafollette; grandchildren Joshua Cooper, Jeremy Cooper, Jared Cooper, James P. Young, Toni Young, Klint McCallie, Cory Burgess, Holly Burgess, Derrick Silvey, Shane Silvey, Jessica Babineau, Kayla Thomas, Jenny Bennett, Renee Manning, Robert Luttenberger; great grandchildren Jordan Cooper, Alexis Cooper, Jacob Cooper, Jasmine Cooper, Destiny Cooper, Dalton Cooper, Abby Cooper, Nathan Runions, Harley Mae Cooper, Jackson Burgess, Jaycianne Burgess, Aubree Burgess, Emersyn Burgess, Corbin Silvey, Brynlee Silvey, Addison Silvey, Chris Babineau, Lilly Babineau, Alex Babineau, and Hope Manning, and Teagan McCallie and a host of great great grandchildren, cousins, nieces, and nephews and extended family.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at Schubert Funeral Home in Wartburg from 11:00-1:00 p.m. with the funeral to follow at 1:00 p.m. with Bro. Dale Watson officiating. Interment will follow at Union Cemetery.
Schubert Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Walter Cordell Burgess.