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Joe Henry Burse

Mr. Joe Henry Burse age 83 of Summerville, GA passed away Saturday- January 25, 2020 at Redmond Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Burse was born October 1, 1936 in LaFayette, GA, son of the late Joe Spencer Burse and Ruth Virginia Stamper. He was retired from Mt Vernon Mills.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Emma Burse, a son James Burse and brothers, Rufus Johnson, Charles Burse, Joe Spencer Burse and a sister, Wanda Jean Carmichael.

Survivors include his daughters and son-in-laws, Rebecca Burse, Gloria (George) Brooks; Brothers and sister-in-laws, Jamie Burse and Annie Mae Johnson; Sisters and Brother-in-laws, Bertha (Demetrius) Tate and Wanda Bell; Three Grandchildren and two great grandchildren also survive.

A service to celebrate the life of Mr. Burse will be held 11am Friday, January 31, 2020 at the chapel of Mason Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Summerville Cemetery. Pallbearers will be nephews.

Mr. Burse will lie in state and the family will receive friends at Mason Funeral Home from 10:00 AM until the hour of service on Friday.

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