Originally created 09/13/99

Mr. Robert Burroughs Jr.



GRANITEVILLE -- Mr. Robert Benjamin Burroughs Jr., 70, of 38 Oakwood Drive, died Sunday, Sept. 12, 1999, at his residence.

The funeral will be at 4 p.m. Tuesday at Hatcher Funeral Home, Langley, with the Rev. Tony Rhodes officiating. Burial will be in Graniteville Cemetery.

Mr. Burroughs, a native of Graniteville, was self-employed as a carpenter. He was a member of St. John United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara Wilson Burroughs; two sons, Robbie Burroughs, Clearwater, and Damien Burroughs, Graniteville; a daughter, Nancy Rogers, Graniteville; three sisters, Frances Hoover and Betty Cook, both of Graniteville, and Dot Ivey, Clearwater; and eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Mike Sanders, Vernon Lunsford, Roger Sanders, Eddie Wilson, Ronnie Wilson and Gerald Wilson.

Friends may call at the residence.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Sept. 13, 1999