Doris Burleson

Friday, November 24, 2017 at 11:00 AM
Norwood Funeral Home
Guin, AL

Friday, November 24, 2017
10:00 – 11:00 AM
Norwood Funeral Home
Guin, AL

West ALabama Memorial Gardens
Gu-Win, AL


Doris Jean Crowe Burleson age 88 of Guin, AL in the Twin community, passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at her residence.

Born July 29, 1929 in Marion County, AL, she was the daughter of the late James Thomas Crowe and Lela Franks Crowe Akers and the wife of the late Sherman Lee Burleson. She had been a resident of the Twin community most of her life and was a member of the New Hope Church Of Christ since 1962. She retired from South Trust Banking Company after working 20 years.

She was preceded in death by her husband Sherman Lee Burleson and her daughter Jannie “Jan” Burleson McCracken and parents James Thomas Crowe and Lela Crowe Akers, brothers Lowell Crowe, and Dennis Crowe.

Survivors include a daughter: Sharon Burleson Couch and husband Robert Couch of Richmond, TX. Brother Gerald Crowe and wife Mary of Birmingham, AL, 2 Grandchildren : Jeremy Chad Couch and children Tristan Lee Couch, Kari Couch Hernandez and husband Daniel, of Richmond, TX. Clinton Lee Couch, and wife Cory Vigil Couch and children Brandon Thomas Couch and Brooke Leigh Couch of Katy, TX.  Brittany Lauren Couch and Zack Perrier and Great Great Granddaughter Kinsley Hope of Eagle Lake, TX. And also a host of other nieces, relatives and friends spanning her 88 years.

Services held Friday, November 24, 2017 at 11:00 AM from the Norwood Funeral Home Chapel with Matthew Thigpen and Joe Plyler officiating.  Burial in the West Alabama Memorial Gardens.

Visitation Friday, November 24, 2017 from 10 – 11 AM at the funeral home.

Norwood Funeral Home of Guin, AL directing