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Burleson Cemetery Cemetery
Mitchell County,
North Carolina

Birth: May 18, 1910
Death: Jan. 29, 1980
Birth: Sep. 30, 1921
Avery County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 2010
Mitchell County
North Carolina, USA
BAKERSVILLE, N.C. — Ruby Burleson, age 89, of NC 261 Hwy, passed away December 7, 2010.

A native of Avery County, NC, she was the daughter of the late Jim and Dula Hughes English. She had previously worked at Roan Mountain for the US Forest Service. She was a Member of Little Rock Creek Baptist Church.

Survivors include: daughters, Barbara Sue Burleson, Sherry B. Hall and husband, Dwayne, of Bakersville, NC, Jackie Wingler and husband, Bobby, of Johnson City, TN; sons, Wran Burleson and wife, Margaret, Bill Burleson and wife, Michelle, Mack Burleson and wife, Carolyn, Jim Burleson and wife, Sharon, Walter Burleson, all of Bakersville, NC; brother, Troy English, of Jonesborough, TN; thirteen grandchildren; eighteen great grandchildren; four great great grandchildren; several step grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by: her husband, Howard Burleson who passed away in 1980; son, James Burleson; grandson, Brian Burleson; daughter in law, Joann Burleson; son in law, Harold Burleson; sister, Verna Hughes; brothers, Herman and John English.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 9, 2010, at 7:00 PM in the Chapel of Henline-Hughes Funeral Home in Bakersville, NC. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Mike Peterson and Dallas Renfro will be officiating the service.

Interment will be Friday, December 10, 2010, at 11:00 AM in the Burleson Cemetery.

Contributed on 6/21/14

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Submitted: 6/21/14 • Last Updated: 3/25/19 • R300-G299

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