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Mable Burgess

December 27, 1938 — January 2, 2021


Mable Ann Lynn Burgess, age 82, of Paducah, KY, passed away in the early morning hours of Saturday, January 2nd 2021. She departed from this world for her heavenly home surrounded by family after a courageous fight with Alzheimer’s. Mable Ann was born December 27th, 1938 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Pratt and Eura Mae Cooper Walden of Decatur, AL. She attended Salt and Light Community Church in Paducah. She also attended St. Pius X Catholic Church in Calvert City with her husband Robert. Everyone knew her as a sweet soul who exemplified the Christian spirit and showed love to everyone she met. She was arguably the most dedicated wife, mother, grandmother, and friend.

Mable Ann is survived by her husband, Robert E. Burgess, son Kevin F. Lynn (Heather) and grandson Dain Lynn of Paducah, KY, stepsons Robert E. Burgess II (Zane) and Thomas E. Burgess (Stevie) of Georgia, sister Charlotte Walden McNamara (Cary) of St. Francisville, LA, and brother David Ray Walden (Barbara) of Lexington, KY, as well as numerous nieces and nephews whom she cherished, especially Trudy Wyatt, who was like a sister, and sister-in-law Berenda Walden.

Mable Ann was preceded in death by her first husband, Freddie F. Lynn and son Dane Allyn Lynn, siblings Earl Lewis Walden, Charles Walden, and Wanda Walden Ruth Denis.

Services will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday. January 6, 2021 at Milner and Orr Funeral Home of Paducah with Dr. Kenneth Brown officiating. Burial will follow at Maplelawn Park Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah.

In leu of flowers, the family requests donations to Alzheimer’s Research, 6100 Dutchmans Lane, Suite 401, Louisville, KY 40205

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, January 5, 2021

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Milner & Orr Funeral Home

120 Memorial Dr, Paducah, KY 42001

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Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Maplelawn Park Cemetery

1335 N 13th St, Paducah, KY 42001

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