Originally created 10/11/00

Mrs. Hazel McBurney



Mrs. Hazel McBurney, 91, died Sunday, Oct. 8, 2000, at Doctors Hospital.

The funeral will be at 3:30 p.m. today at Platt's Funeral Home, North Belair Road, with the Rev. Ken Young officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Mrs. McBurney, a native of Columbia County, was a homemaker.

The family said, "She was a woman of faith, courage and strength, a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother."

Survivors include a son, Jack McBurney, Augusta; three daughters, Vivian Bargeron and Billie Jo Blount, both of Evans, and Sue Tucker, Martinez; a sister, Jewel Barrett, Harlem; and 33 grandchildren, 66 great-grandchildren and 27 great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Joey Henson, Mike Arant, Keith Pinon, Daniel McBurney, Donald Pinon and Joey McBurney.

The Augusta Chronicle Oct. 11, 2000