Carol Baird Burgess

 Carol Baird Burgess, age 66, of Elizabeth City, NC, died on Sunday, April 23, 2023, at her residence.  Born in Petersburg, VA on April 28, 1956, to the late Lonnie Franklin Baird, Jr. and Martha Sessums Barid, she was the wife of John Burgess.  She was a member of City Road United Methodist Church and loved family vacations. Carol retired as the apartment manager for local government subsidized housing.  She also enjoyed listening to country music while she cleaned and sewed. 

In addition to her husband of thirty-two years, she is survived by a daughter, Stacy Kelly; four sons, Michael Burgess, Lee Burgess, Robert Burgess, and Sean Burgess; brother, Keith Baird; seven grandchildren; and one great grandchild.

A visitation will be held Saturday, April 29, 2023, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m., at Twiford Memorial Chapel.   

Twiford Funeral Homes, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC 27909 is assisting the Burgess Family.  Condolences and memories may be shared at