Patricia Wall Burleson (81) of Huntersville went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Pat was born in Charlotte and loved calling Charlotte home. She attended First Baptist Church in Huntersville where she enjoyed traveling on senior trips to the Fort Caswell Retreat Center.
Pat loved children and spent most of her working life teaching and caring for them. She retired from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School System. Pat was a devoted follower of the New England Patriots, the Boston Red Sox, and the NC State Wolfpack.
Pat was a devoted mother to her two daughters, Tina and Beth. She loved them selflessly, frequently sacrificing her own needs for theirs. She loves Jesus and was ready to spend eternity with Him.
Pat is survived by her daughters, Rev. Tina Burleson of Huntersville and Beth Burleson Beach of Troutman; her sisters, Sarah Johnson and Carolyn Banning (Jack); brother, Bobby Wall; brother-in-law, John Ledford; grandson, Joshua Beach, as well as many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clifton and Myrtle Wall; her sister, Betty Ledford; and her brother, Clifton Wall, Jr.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Sunday, April 23, 2017, at 5:00 PM at Huntersville First Baptist Church.
The family will receive friends from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM prior to the service at the church.
Special thanks are extended to her family physician Dr. Barbara E. Meyer and the many other caring medical professionals who attended her. The family is deeply grateful for the kindness and care shown by the wonderful staff at Levine & Dickson Hospice House.
Memorials may be sent to Levine & Dickson Hospice House in Huntersville or to the Salvation Army.
James Funeral Home of Huntersville, NC is serving the family of Mrs. Burleson and online condolences can be made to jamesfuneralhomelkn.com.