Marilyn Elizabeth Burgess, 90 of Hixson, TN passed away January 10, 2022. She was born in Red Bank, TN and her and her family moved to Orlando, FL during her teenage years. She was a Church Pianist in Orlando for several years. Marilyn retired from SunTrust Bank after more than thirty years of service. She was a member of the Red Hats and the Quilting Club and was a passionate cat lover, always having one as a pet. She had currently been a member of the First Baptist Church of Soddy Daisy where she was very involved, she sang in the Church Choir and was a member of the Golden Agers Sunday School Class.
She was preceded in death by her husband, David J. Burgess; son, Robert Allen Burgess and her parents, Charles and Helen Strader.
Marilyn is survived by her son, David J. Burgess, Jr. and his wife, Ginger; her daughter, Linda Miller and her husband, Stephen; five grandchildren, Jaime, Darin, Lisa, Kimberly and Kristen; nine great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren with another one on the way.
In lieu of flowers, her family requests memorial contributions to the Good Shepherd Food Bank, P.O. Box 1357, Soddy Daisy, TN 37384
Visitation will be Monday, January 17, 2022 from 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. with the service beginning at 12:00 P.M. with Pastor Brandon Johns officiating. Interment will be 3:30 P.M. Wednesday, January 19, 2022 in Glen Haven Memorial Park in Winter Haven, Florida.
Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.
Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, TN 37379.
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