Margaret Burleson
July 31, 1926 - June 26, 2012
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Margaret Inez Burleson, age 85, a lifelong resident of Waxahachie, passed away Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at Pleasant Manor Health and Rehab. She was born July 31, 1926 in Reagor Springs to William Hiram and Lucille (Heath) Johnson. She graduated from Waxahachie High School. Margaret had been an operator for Southwestern Bell Telephone Company and retired with over 19 years of service as an Assistant Librarian at Turner Middle School and Waxahachie High School. She was a longtime member of the College Street Church of Christ.

Survivors include her son, Jack Burleson, Sr. of Midlothian; two grandsons, Jack Burleson, Jr. of Waxahachie and Jason Burleson of Dallas; two great grandsons, Brandt Burleson and Blake Burleson both of Waxahachie; one brother, Kenneth Johnson and his wife Jo Waxahachie; two nephews, Kenny Johnson and Keith Johnson and one niece, Shelia Shuping. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Luther M. Burleson in 2002.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8PM Thursday, June 28, 2012 at the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be 10AM Friday, June 29, 2012 in the chapel of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home with Mr. Walter Buchanan officiating. Interment will follow at the Waxahachie City Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Clay Cox, Brandt Burleson, Kenny Johnson, Keith Johnson, Jason Burleson and Dale Burleson. Honorary pallbearer will be Blake Burleson.

Arrangements by Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Waxahachie.


Thursday June 28, 2012, 6PM - 8PM at Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home - Waxahachie
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Funeral Service

Friday June 29, 2012, 10AM at Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home - Waxahachie
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Friday June 29, 2012 at Waxahachie City Cemetery
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