Burgess, Beulah (Unknown - December 22, 1959)
Former Local Nurse Buried Here
Douglas Budget - December 31, 1959Graveside services were held here Monday afternoon for Beulah Burgess, age 65, who died suddenly in Durango, Colo., Dec. 22, where she was visiting friends, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lee. She had gone to Durango a few days earlier to spend the holidays. The Rev. Theo. Foster of Lusk officiated.
For a number of years, until 1940, Mrs. Burgess was a nurse in the old Douglas hospital. She followed the nursing profession in Lusk since leaving Douglas until around last Thanksgiving, when she retired.
Mrs. Burgess was a member of the Woodbine Chapter Order of the Eastern Star, Douglas. A number of Douglas OES members attended the services in body.