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Former Mayor Pro Tem & City Council member Susan Burgess has died

Posted on 16 Jun 2010 by Justin Ruckman

photo: James Willamor

The official word is that she passed away at 6:25 Wednesday morning, with her family by her side.

Her son, Dr. Jason Burgess, began his first day filling her place on the City Council yesterday.

Former Charlotte Mayor Pro Tem Susan Burgess died Wednesday morning after a three-year battle with cancer.

Burgess, 64, is survived by her husband, Patrick Burgess, four children and six grandchildren. One of her children, Dr. Jason Burgess, a vascular surgeon, was approved by council Monday night to fill her unexpired term.

The funeral will be Saturday.”

Read more at the Charlotte Business Journal.

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