Address: Little Buck Hill Road, Newland, North Carolina
Date of Death: Monday, December 9, 2013
Arrangements: Henline-Hughes Funeral Home
Details: John A. Burleson of Little Buck Hill Road, Newland passed away on Monday, December th at his home. He was born in Yancey County, NC a son of the late Greene and Hettie Callahan Burleson. He was a Member and former Deacon at Henson Creek Baptist Church. John was retired from Hampshire Hosiery where he worked in Maintenance.
Survivors include; his wife Ora Mae Massey Burleson, of Marion, NC, daughter; Janie Burleson, of Marion, NC, two stepdaughters; Marie Watson and Lou Ella Vance, both of Newland, NC.
He was preceded in death by; three sisters and nine brothers.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 7:00PM in the chapel of Henline – Hughes Funeral Home with Dean Honeycutt officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Entombment will be Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 11:00AM at Bear Creek Mausoleum.
Memorials may be made to; Hospice of The Blue Ridge 236 Hospital Drive Spruce Pine, NC 28777.
Henline – Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the family.