Address: BakersvilleDate of Death: Friday, November 2nd, 2012
Arrangements: Henline Hughes Funeral Home
Details: She was preceded in death by her mother, JoAnn Stamey Burleson and her brother, Brian Keith Burleson. Donna was a former officer with the North Carolina Department of Corrections and a school bus driver. She was also a member of Bear Creek Baptist Church and she loved her little dog, Sasha.
Survivors include her father, Walter Burleson of Bakersville; daughters, Nikki Rountree and husband Dennis of Jonesboro, TN, Mindy Crowder and husband Shannon and Andrea Phillips; son, Darrick McKinney all of Bakersville; sisters: Lorraine Pittman of Bakersville and Amy Dale and husband Robert of Spruce Pine; grandchildren: Kiara McMahan, Malachi McMahan and Issac Phillips; also several nieces and nephews.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Donna’s family to help with funeral expenses.