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Jimmie Doyle Burleson, 62, of Milton passed away on September 11, 2013, after a brief illness.
Jim was a graduate of Pensacola Adult High School and also served in the U.S. Army (paratrooper). He was an avid gardener and outdoorsman, once living on a houseboat on Escambia River. He was one of those who would "give you the shirt off his back".
Jim was preceded in death by: his parents, Vurgle and Helen Burleson; a brother Glen Burleson; and former wife Debbie.
Survivors include: his caring sister, Carla Burleson (Pensacola); daughter, Jamie Cleland (Louisiana); grandsons, Dakota (Louisiana) and Kyle Cleland (Mobile, AL), as well as one great grandson and then one great grandson on the way. He had numerous relatives in Northwest Florida, Alabama, Michigan and Missouri. He also had special friends Leonard and Deborah Tanner.
Trahan Family Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial service will be Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at the Northminster Presbyterian Church at 1100 East Nine Mile Rd, Pensacola.
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Published in Pensacola News Journal on Sept. 19, 2013