ARLINGTON — Bobby Gabe Burgess, 71, of Arlington died at 10:10 p.m. Saturday, June 1, 2013, at Baptist Health Paducah.
Mr. Burgess retired as a maintenance millwright from NewPage Corp. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army during the Vietnam era. He was a member of the Bardwell Masonic Lodge No. 499, the Paducah Moose Lodge No. 285, and the USWA Local 680.
He is survived by his wife, Pamela Anne Malady Burgess; one daughter, Melody Burgess of Arlington; two sons, Bobby Joe Burgess and Danny Malady, both of Arlington; two sisters, Ruby Carter of Kuttawa and Mary Burgess of Arlington; two brothers, James Burgess of Cunningham and Michael Burgess of Arlington; and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one brother. His parents were Turner and Clara Clapp Burgess.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Arlington with the Rev. Timmy Stinson officiating. Burial will be in the Arlington Cemetery.
Friends may call 5-8 p.m. today, June 4, 2013, at the funeral home.