Marie Early Burley
Early Burley, 79, of Barboursville, transitioned on
Sunday, February 7, 2016 at her home. She was born
on September 3, 1936 to David and Mamie Early.
She was a lifelong member of
Shiloh Baptist Church in Stanardsville, VA and was a
self employed domestic worker for 61 years. She
enjoyed yard and estate sales, her pets, and sports,
mainly her favorite team, the Dallas Cowboys. She
enjoyed family gatherings, especially Thanksgiving
to be with the ones she loved the most.
In addition to her parents she
was preceded in death by her husband, Mack Wayne
Burley; two brothers, James and Paige Early; and two
sisters, Nellie Mae Johnson and Lucy Mae Thomas.
She is survived by nine children,
Rosa Burley of Charlottesville, VA, Larry Burley of
Barboursville, VA, Patricia Burley-Choloski of
Charlottesville, VA, Dorothy Grear and her husband,
Larry of Burtonsville, MD, William Burley and his
wife, Jacqueline of Bensalem, PA, Phyllis Smith and
her husband, Thomas of Palmyra, VA, Brenda Burley of
Ruckersville, VA, Jackie Horton and her husband,
George of Barboursville, VA and Maxine Burley of
Barboursville, VA. Also to cherish her memory are 16
grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren; 3 great-great
grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.
The family would like to extend a
special heartfelt thanks to Moms caregiver, Shar’on
McNabb and the staff of Hospice of the Piedmont.
The funeral service will be held
on Friday, February 12, 2016 at 11 a.m. at
, 71 Shiloh Rd, Stanardsville, VA 22973 with Dr.
Harrison Williams officiating. The family will
receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Interment will follow in
Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery.
An online guestbook is available at
Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville, VA is handling