Leroy Paul Burgess

August 28, 1944 — August 18, 2011

Leroy Burgess, 66, was born in Franklin and was a longtime resident of Bayou Vista. Leroy passed away at his residence in Patterson August 18, 2011.

Mr. Leroy worked for J. Ray McDermott until his retirement. Leroy was a proud Army veteran who served during the Vietnam War.

Leroy is survived by his son, Rod Burgess of Patterson; and two brothers, Richard Burgess of Franklin and Beverley “Pepper” Burgess of Verdunville. Leroy was also the grandfather of Reese Matthew Burgess.

He was preceded in death by his parents, O’Brien Sr. and Viola Burgess; and two brothers, O’Brien Jr. and Bertrand Burgess.

Mr. Leroy will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Mausoleum at a later date.

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