Cathy Lynn Burleson

Published 3:05 pm Tuesday, January 24, 2023

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Eternal rest grant unto her, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon her. May the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, Rest in Peace. May Almighty God bless us with His peace and strength, in the name of the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit.
Cathy Lynn Burleson, 77, of Hampton, Tenn., went home to be with her Lord on Monday, January 23, 2023, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital. Cathy was born in Waukegan, Ill., to the late Joseph and Eleanor (Meier) McCann. In addition to her parents, Cathy was preceded in death by her husband, Terry Burleson, and a great-grandson, Ja’Shon Yates.
Cathy retired in administration at the James H. Quillen VAMC and was of the Christian faith. She was a former member of the Red Hat Society and loved scrapbooking and reading. Cathy was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother and will be dearly missed by everyone that knew her.
Those left to cherish Cathy’s many wonderful memories include her two daughters, Debbie (Keith) Treadway of Hampton, Tenn., and Dawn (Tracy) Clemons of Elizabethton, Tn.; three grandchildren, Jessica (Chriss) Hess, Derrick Clemons and Nicholas Clemons, all of Elizabethton, Tenn.; a brother, Thomas (Betty) McCann of Illinois; and a sister, Mary Jo (Jim) Quinn of Minnesota. Four nephews, one-great niece, and three great-nephews also survive.
Friends and family may visit with the family at the home of her daughter, Debbie Treadway, 118 Mountain View Circle, Hampton, TN 37658. Words of comfort can be sent to the Burleson family through our website,
Tetrick Funeral Home-Riverside Chapel, 211 North Riverside, Elizabethton, TN 37643 (423) 542-2232, is honored to assist the family of Cathy Lynn Burleson.

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