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Funeral Service

J.O. & Annette Smith Memorial Chapel (Smith Funeral Home)
Sunday May 1st, 2022
3:00pm

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Burial

Sunset Memory Gardens
Sunday May 1st, 2022

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James Burgess, Jr.

James Arthur Burgess, Jr.,  “Chuckey” as he was affectionately called was born July 20, 1971 to Mrs. Annie M. Profit Burgess and the late Deacon James Arthur Burgess, Sr. in Florence, South Carolina. He departed this earthly life on Tuesday, April 26, 2022.

James attended Florence County Public Schools.

James loved painting, doing construction and carpentry work.

James was preceded in death by his father Deacon James Arthur Burgess, Sr.; and a nephew, Julian Cornelius Thomas, Jr.

James leaves to cherish his memories are his loving mother, Annie M. Profit Burgess; a daughter, Brittany Brailey of Atlanta, Georgia; a son, Raheem Brailey of Columbia, South Carolina; three brothers, Michael Burgess and Tyrone Burgess both of Florence, South Carolina, and Lorenzo (Julia) Burgess of Charlotte, North Carolina; four sisters, Barbara Williams-Thomas (Bennie) of Austell, Georgia, Sharon (Angelo) Barksdale and Rachel (Malik) Simmons both of Raleigh, North Carolina, and Rochelle (Terrell) Lane of Darlington, South Carolina; and a host of uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces, cousin, and friends.

The family will receive friends daily from  5 PM - 8 PM at 2971 Republic Avenue, Lot 34 , Florence,SC. Please wear a mask.

Please keep the family of James Arthur Burgess, Jr. in your thoughts and prayers.


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A candle was lit in memory of James Burgess, Jr.

Lorenzo and Julia Burgess May 2 2022 8:30 PM

A candle was lit in memory of James Burgess, Jr.

Natalie Williams May 2 2022 7:57 PM

Chuck I will never er forget you & the good times we has & crazy laughs. Rest easy my friend
Prayers to my Burgess Family. Love yall always

Marilyn Hill-Copeland May 2 2022 5:29 PM

A candle was lit in memory of James Burgess, Jr.

S (Barbara Jean) Dobson Paige May 2 2022 1:17 PM

A candle was lit in memory of James Burgess, Jr.

Gwendolyn DobsonShaw May 2 2022 11:38 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James Burgess, Jr.

Angelo C. Barksdale May 2 2022 11:04 AM

My Deepest Condolences to The Family and Friends. I'll will Miss the Conversation we shared about Jesus and your Smile.

Lisa Bostick May 1 2022 2:52 PM

My Condolences to the family, may God comfort you all during this time of sorrow. Weeping may endure for the night but joy comes in the morning. Chuckey, you will be missed.

Adrienne Bostick May 1 2022 2:33 PM

A candle was lit in memory of James Burgess, Jr.

Eric and Connie Profit May 1 2022 11:57 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James Burgess, Jr.

Augelisa Ellison Hickman May 1 2022 8:46 AM

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