BURGESS, Max Dorton
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Rev. Max Dorton Burgess, age 75, of Acworth, passed away at home with his family by his side, Wednesday August 21, 2013. Funeral services will be held Saturday August 24 at 11 AM at The Church at Liberty Square, in Cartersville, with remains placed instate at 10 AM. Rev. Joe Edwards and Rev. Josh Strickland will officiate. Interment will follow at Providence Cemetery in Cartersville. Rev. Burgess was born in Walker Co. GA. Max built and was minister of his first church, Rising Fawn Church of God, Rising Fawn, GA, then he was at Kennesaw Church of God, Lavonia Church of God, Smyrna Church of God, Canton Sunnyside Church of God, Oakdale Church of God, and Toonigh Church of God. He was also on the North Georgia Church of God Evangelism Team and in the ministry for a total of over 50 years. Survived by his wife Eveline Burgess of Acworth; son, Matthew Burgess (Edie Burgess)of Ballground; daughter, Janice Anderson (Hal Anderson)of Cartersville; 13 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. The family will receive friends Friday between the hours of 4 until 8 PM at the funeral home. Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home, 2950 North Cobb Parkway, Kennesaw, GA. 770-422-7299. Online condolences may be made at :

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