RANSOM - John Burgess, age 73, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021, at his home in Ransom, KS. He was born on Sept. 3, 1947, in Garden City, KS, the son of Wade and Adalene Phillips Burgess. A lifetime resident of Scott City, KS, John was a retired pilot with KB Sprayers.
Survivors include his wife, Bobbie Burgess of Ransom, KS; two sons, Greg and Michelle Burgess of St. George, KS, Ty and Yvonne Burgess of Parker, CO; two daughters, Becky and Jeff Turner of Scott City, KS, Amy and Greg Norris of Scott City, KS; one brother, Keith and Jean Burgess of Scott City, KS; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandson.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one infant granddaughter, Emilee Burgess; one brother, Max Burgess; and two sisters, Mona Jeffries and Sharon Fuller.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, at the United Methodist Church in Scott City, KS, with Don Williams presiding. Inurnment will be in the Scott County Cemetery. There will be no calling times.
Memorials in Lieu of Flowers may be written to the John Burgess Memorial Fund in care of Price & Sons Funeral Homes.
Posted online on January 18, 2021