James Vernon Burdg was born on May 3, 1933 and passed away on Feb. 12, 2020.
Burdge was a member of EHS Class of 1951, veteran of US Air Force, and former owner-manager of Southgate Lanes, Cherokee.
He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Tamera Burdg, and Brother Jack Burdg.
Survivors are his wife of 65 years Kathryn; sons, Joey (Julie) Burdg of Waveland, Ms, David (Kim) Burdg of D’Iberville, Ms; two daughters, Teresa Prior of Brunswick, Ga, and Tina Van (James) Scotter of Baton Rouge, La; the grandson he raised, Vincent Mario (Carmen) Lugo of Biloxi, Ms., along with many grandchildren and great grandchildren; brothers, Howard (Glenda) Burdg of Enid, Roger (Karen) Burdg of Canadian, and Judy Hodson of Oklahoma City.
A memorial service will be planned at a later date.