Mrs. Bobbie Pritchett Burgess

Mrs. Bobbie Pritchett Burgess, 71, of Ellijay, died Wednesday, April 5, 2017.

She was born July 21, 1945, in Woodstock, to the late Dallas and Wilma Pritchett. She was a member of the Agape Church in St. Mary’s, and Cartecay United Methodist Church in Ellijay. 

She graduated from Reinhardt College and worked as a CPA in tax services. She was also a prominent local business owner. 

She is preceded in death by sister, Ann Burton; brother, Donnie Pritchett; and sons, Eric and Tim.

She is survived by husband, Ed Burgess; son and daughter-in-law, Andy and Alicia Macaulay, of Cartersville; stepchildren, Hugh Burgess, Daniel and Gwen Burgess, all of Ellijay, and Andrea and Charles Shoemaker, of Jasper; sisters, Sue and Edwin Caylor, of Dalton, and Joan King, of St. Stevens, S.C.; grandchildren, Madison Macaulay, Kyle Macaulay, Cameron Macaulay, Nicholas Macaulay, Savannah Campioni, Taylor Rudy, Drew Burgess, Austin Burgess, Derik Mullinax, Miranda Mullinax, Courtney Esposito, Brooke Burgess, Christopher Shoemaker, and Christina Shoemaker-Ellis; great-grandchildren; and special niece, Dianna Burgess, of Ellijay.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 9, 2017, from the chapel of Bernhardt Funeral Home with the Rev. Roger Burgess officiating. 

Music was by the Clayton family. 

Pallbearers were Andy Macaulay, Greg King, Kyle Macaulay, Donnie Pritchett, Austin Burgess and Daniel Burgess. 

Interment was in the Cartecay United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Condolences can be made at www.

Bernhardt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Times Courier

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006