Jean Carol Drye Burleson, 84, of New London passed away January 11, 2021 at Atrium Health Cabarrus. A private graveside service will be held at New Mt. Tabor United Methodist Church. There will be no formal visitation.
Born May 2, 1936 in Guilford County, NC she was the daughter of the late James Joe Drye and Annie Mae Petrea Drye. She was a member of New Mt. Tabor United Methodist Church and was a homemaker and worked in textiles and cafeteria work.
Mrs. Burleson was preceded in death by her husband, Earle Dean Burleson. She is survived by three daughters Jan Lowder (Michael) of New London, Vickey Hall (John) of Cary, Tammy Morgan-Varner (Bill) of New London, 5 grandchildren Dustin Lowder, Joshua Lowder, Amanda Safrit, Andrew Morgan and Emily Morgan and two great-grandchildren Cayden Lowder and Grayson Lowder. Two brothers and two sisters preceded her in death.
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