John David Burroughs | Beaufort County Now | Mr. John David Burroughs, age 62, a resident of Snow Hill, died Wednesday, November 3, 2021 at his daughter’s home.

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    Mr. John David Burroughs, age 62, a resident of Snow Hill, died Wednesday, November 3, 2021 at his daughter's home.

    The family will receive friends from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM Sunday, November 7, 2021 at Paul Funeral Home & Crematory in Washington.

    Mr. Burroughs was born in Beaufort County on December 4, 1958. He was the son of the late Guy Lester Burroughs, Sr., and Alice Agnes Sullivan Burroughs. He worked as a clerk and mechanic as long as his health permitted. In his spare time, Mr. Burroughs enjoyed coin collecting, watching movies, and watching hot rod cars racing.

    Mr. Burroughs is survived by his daughter, Joy Burroughs and partner, Eddie of Chocowinity; three grandchildren, Zacheriach, Gionne, Liberty; and two sisters, Gina Burrough Hill and husband, Donnie of Chocowinity, JoEllen Monteleone of Cape Carteret.

    In addition to his parents, Mr. Burroughs was preceded in death by two brothers, Roy Jones, Guy Burroughs, Jr.; sister, Sonya Burroughs; and paternal grandparents, John David Burroughs, and Kathleen Alligood Burroughs.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the John David Burroughs Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 1465, Washington, N.C. 27889.
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