This obituary is from the August 10, 1948 issue of the Tampa (FL) Morning Tribune. Seeking information on descendants.
BURRELL J. GAINEY - Burrell J. Gainey, 82, of 3805 Lynwood Ave., died Sunday night in a Tampa hospital. Mr. Gainey was born in Madison, Fla., and had lived in Hillsborough County for the last 60 years. He was a retired ship carpenter. Survivors are five daughters, Mrs. Florence G. Dreka, Washington, D.C., Mrs. Elizabeth Johns, Tampa, Mrs. Blanche Wright, Tampa, Mrs. Ruby L. Baker, St. Petersburg, Mrs. Harry R. Cornelius, Columbus, Ga.; three sons, Burl D. Gainey and Samuel C. Gainey of Tampa, Bethel E. Gainey, New Orleans; 19 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.