AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Thursday, May 17, 2001, at the Blair House Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Mr. Johnnie ("Geech" - "J.B.") Burroughs of Milledgeville Rd. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, May 23, 2001, from Mount Calvary Baptist Church, 1260 Wrightsboro Rd., Augusta, Ga. with Rev. Clyde Hill Sr. officiating. Interment will be at Magnolia Cemetery. The remains will lie in state at the church from 1 p.m. until the hour of the services and will not be viewed after the eulogy. Family and friends will assemble at 1255 Wrightsboro Rd. at 1:40 p.m. The Historic Dents Undertaking Establishment serving the CSRA since the 1800s.
The Augusta Chronicle-May 23, 2001