Family Login:

Share This Obituary

Memories & Candles

“In loving and fond memory of my classmate blessings to your entire family ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Rev Gail Cannon - St Louis, MO

“Rest in heaven Dad. I love you. ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Catherine Burgess - Houston, TX

“R.I.P. My dear friend, Condolences to the Family. We all were childhood friends in Richmond Heights ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Georgetta Cooper (Wright) - VA

“Wow! I attended high school with Darrell...I ran across his Former Padtor at Mt Zion only to hear of earth's lost but of heaven's gain My deepest...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Minister Gail Cannon - St Louis, MO

“Sending my condolences out to the family . ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Stephen Shaw - Phoenix, AZ

“Darrell you will be missed my friend. Your intense eyebrow stare along with a great smile will be missed. Although it's been a while since I've seen...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Euclid Strayhorn - Florrissant, MO

“I would like to give my deepest sympathy to the Bugess family,I have nothing but good memories of my childhood friend. Our brother Silas preceded him...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Georgetta Wright Cooper - VA

“You will be missed by Friends at the Versailles Apt. To the family you are in our prayers Marian Garrett. ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Marian R. Garrett - Ferguson, MO

“I was very saddened by the loss of Darrell and I would like to express my sincere condolences to the Burgess family. Darrell, you may be gone from...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Chandler Horton - Philadelphia, PA

“To the family we the neighbors and friends at the Versailles Apts. Praying for your strength. Your Dad and Mom will be missed. Trust in the Lord with...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Ms. Dorothy Bee - Ferguson, MO

“Darrell I'm so sorry to hear about your dad and step mom. I thought of you many time this week and wish you strength as you go thru this difficult...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Donna Patroske - Lenexa, KS

Love Emblem

Darrell Burgess, suddenly on February 6th, 2016, at the age of 64. Loving son of the late Joseph and Bernice Burgess, dear husband of Beverly J. Burgess; beloved father of Catherine Burgess Davila, Joseph Burgess and D. Anthony Burgess; dear grandfather of Geraldo and Jasmine; cherished brother of Eric (Barbara) Burgess, Kevin (Debra) Burgess, Gary Burgess, and Linda (Thomas) Majors; dear nephew of Mollye Rawles and Emma Bond; dear uncle, great-uncle, cousin and good friend to many. His lively spirit and outgoing nature will linger in our minds and hearts, he is well loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
SERVICES: a visitation will be held from 9:00 am until 12:00 noon, with the Funeral service to begin at 12:00 pm at Church of God First Richmond Heights, 7770 Dale Avenue, Saint Louis Missouri 63117.

The Family would like to invite you to share photos and memories of Darrell here on his Tribute page. Please submit your photos to

To view shared photos, please click on this link:

For those of you that would like to view the video report of the accident, the following link is provided. (Please use your best judgement in choosing whether or not to do so.)