Ralph Raymond Burleson, 89, of Huntsville, died Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2022, at Countryside Assisted Living, Huntsville. 

He was born Saturday, July 16, 1932, in Barnardsville, N.C., to Kermit Blake and Bertha Cordelia Ledford Burleson.

He was preceded in death by his parents. 

He is survived by his wife, Elaine Burleson of the home; three sons and daughters-in-law, Ronald and Mary Burleson of Huntsville, Randy and Cheryl Burleson of Oklahoma City, Okla., and Rick and Deanna Burleson of Mulberry, Fla.; 11 grandchildren and spouses; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2022 at Brashears Funeral Home.  

Interment followed services at Sparks Cemetery. 

Services were entrusted to Brashears Funeral Home and Crematory of Huntsville.