Get email updates about Dorothy Burleson delivered directly to your inbox.
Dorothy Sandusky BurlesonDecaturFuneral services for Dorothy Sandusky Burleson, 92, of Decatur will be Thursday, November 15, 2012, at 2 p.m. at Ninth Street United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jeff Sellers officiating and Ridout's Brown-Service Funeral Home directing. Burial will be in Roselawn Cemetery. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service at the church.Mrs. Burleson, who died Sunday, November 11, 2012, at Decatur Morgan Hospital, was born July 29, 1920, in Morgan County to Clarence Oscar and Arrie Sandusky. She was a lifetime member of Ninth Street United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Orville Burleson; son, Billy Burleson; and daughter, Susan Burleson.She is survived by one son, Jim Burleson and wife, Lynne; one daughter, Becky Wallace and husband, Jim; one sister, Katherine Ford; five grandchildren, Ginger Mitchell (Brian), Bill Wallace, Mandy Quattlebaum (Brad), Jennifer VeLasQuez (Alan) and Kathryn Burleson; and five great-grandchildren, Bryant, Paul, Brandon, Brileigh, Anna.Pallbearers will be grandsons, great-grandsons, grandsons-in-law. This obituary was originally published in the Decatur Daily.