Mrs. Maggie Ruth "Wouchie" Pollard Burgess, 89, died November 14, 2020 at Dugan Memorial Home in West Point, MS.
Funeral Services were held at Noon on November 17, 2020 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Maben Memorial Garden Cemetery in Maben, MS. Rev. John Foles and Dr. Justin Langford officiated.
Mrs. Burgess was retired from Ideal Glove Factory and Burgess Grocery, and was a member of Double Springs Baptist Church in Maben,
MS. She was preceded in death by her parents Lacy and Ruth Pollard as well as her six siblings. She was the last surviving member of the union of Lacy and Ruth Pollard. She was also preceded in death by her husband; Thomas Burgess and her first born daughter; Debby Lynn Brown.
Mrs. Maggie is survived by two daughters: Karen Ruth (Joel) Sanders, Greenwell Springs, LA and Tommie Gail (Rev. John) Foles, Sumiton, AL, three sister-in-laws; Betty Sue Johnson, Maben, MS, Berneta Pollard, West Point, MS, and Irene Pollard, Mathiston, MS, nine grandchildren; Jack Easley, Justin Langford, Jordan Langford, Julie Perrien, Ben Sanders, Jeff Sanders, Leah Cicero, Kara Williams and John Foles II, and thirteen Great Grandchildren.
The family wishes to give "Special Thanks" to Dugan Memorial Home in West Point for their loving care, and requests any memorials be made to Dugan Memorial Home, 26894 E. Main St., West Point, MS 39773.
Oliver Funeral Home of Eupora was in charge of all arrangements. You may go online and sign our guest register or leave a message of condolence for the family at www.ofheupora.com