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Obituary for Mary Sue Burdette (Holbrooks)

Mary Sue Holbrooks Burdette, 71, of Franklin, NC, passed away at her sister’s residence the morning of August 24, 2022, after a long illness.

Mary attended First Baptist Church of Franklin, which she considered her church to be her 2nd family. She loved her church family and they certainly loved Mary Sue. Mary Sue hobbies included going to yard sales, flea marketing, and shopping.

Mary was born to the late Dillard Holbrooks and Alene Hurst Holbrooks in Macon County. She was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her son, Jason (Alesha) Burdette of Newman, Ga, grandchildren, Carter Burdette and Katie Jones. She is also survived by sister, Judy Holbrooks Windsor (Gregory Windsor), 2 grandchildren, and 3 great grandchildren. She leaves behind a special friend, Nancy Ballew, who was just like a second mother to her.

Services will be held September 1st, at 11am in the Chapel of Macon Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 10-11am, one hour prior to the service. Dr Robert Brown will officiate.

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Macon Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.