Nassau County is mourning the passing of County Judge Granville C. “Doc” Burgess who passed away December 6. Burgess a devoted friend to many, and well respected by his peers, began his judicial service in 2006 and was unopposed in the 2012 election.
The Burgess family ties to Fernandina began when Judge Burgess’ grandfather Dr. David Granville Humphreys came to Fernandina as a physician in the late 1800’s.
For further information on Burgess, visit oxleyheard.com
December 9, 2012 1:00 p.m.