Danny Stephen “Flapper” Burgess, 71, of Fountain Run, KY, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2022 at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, KY. Flapper was born on October 23, 1950, a son of the late Jesse Crabtree and Imogene (Davis) Burgess.
On August 19, 1993, he married Stacey Lankford in Tompkinsville, KY. Flapper graduated from Gamaliel High School in 1969. He worked at Eaton Axle for 28 years before opening Flappers Market in Fountain Run, where he worked and managed for 10 years. He was of Baptist Faith.
Flapper is survived by his wife, Stacey Lankford Burgess, of Fountain Run, KY; his children, Casey Powell (Joseph), of Carthage, TN; Darin Burgess (Kellie) of Chickasha, OK; Brandy Parker, of Fountain Run, KY; Jesse Burgess (Shelby) of Fountain Run, KY; Isaac Burgess (Cierra) of Gamaliel, KY; ten grandchildren; one brother, Jerry Burgess (Judy), of Gamaliel, KY; three sisters, Diana Bean (Roger) of Red Boiling Springs, TN; Joyce Gentry (Louis) of Lafayette, TN; and Carol Downing (Richard) of Scottsville, KY.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Jesse Crabtree and Imogene Burgess; his first wife, Carole Morris Burgess and daughter, Rhonda Burgess.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, April 3, 2022 at 2:00 PM at Fountain Run Funeral Home. Burial to follow at Fountain Run Cemetery.
Visitation is Saturday, 3-8 PM, and Sunday, 8:00 AM until service time at 2:00 PM at Fountain Run Funeral Home.
Arrangements are under the direction of Fountain Run Funeral Home.
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