Ruby Mae Jackson Burlison passed away Friday, July 5, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur M. and Willie Jane Barnes Jackson; a daughter, Donna Jean Burlison Harrison; infant grandson Justin Burlison; brothers Cecil, Jesse, Gilbert; and sisters, Monteen Badders, Mable Stacks, Lula Maud Goodson and WIllie Dell Jackson.
Survivors include her husband of 66 years, Winfred Burlison; son, Jerry Burlison (Janice);
daughter Debra Head (Jackie); son-in-law Ronnie Harrison; grandchildren, KathyHarrison Murphree (Brian),Jared Burlison, Jill Burlison LaRosa (Tony), Bridget Head
Crockett (Shane) , and Brittany Head Holeyfield (Nolan); great grandchildren Madelyn Murphree, Magen LaRosa, Alex Burlison, Christopher Burlison, Julia LaRosa, Elle Williams, Ava Crockett, and Michael LaRosa; and other relatives and many friends.
Ruby shared many good times with her friends in TOPS and EHC.
The family wishes to thank Searcy Healthcare Center for the excellent care Grandmother received the past two years.
Visitation was Sunday, July 7, and services were Monday, July 8, at Olmstead Funeral Home with Rev. Bobby Jackson officiating. Burial will be in Martin Cemetery at Rose Bud, AR. Jared Burlison, Brian Murphree, Tony LaRosa, Shane Crockett, and Nolan Holeyfield served as pallbearers.
Arrangements are by Olmstead Funeral Home. www.olmstead.cc