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 Ruby <I>English</I> Burleson

Ruby English Burleson

Avery County, North Carolina, USA
Death 7 Dec 2010 (aged 89)
Bakersville, Mitchell County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Mitchell County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 62715229 · View Source
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Ruby Burleson - BAKERSVILLE, N.C.

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.

Henline-Hughes is assisting the Burleson family.

Online condolences may be left for the family at

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  • Added: 8 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62715229
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruby English Burleson (30 Sep 1921–7 Dec 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62715229, citing Burleson Cemetery, Mitchell County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Judy (contributor 47048823) .