Sharleen Elizabeth Burcham

Friday, September 6, 2019
Sharleen Elizabeth Burcham
Sharleen Elizabeth Burcham

Sharleen Elizabeth Burcham, 77, has moved on to be with her family and Father in heaven.

She was a beacon of strength, compassion, love, and had a heart of generosity. She will be remembered as she lives on in the hearts and memories of those who knew her.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Hazel E. Dunning and her brother, David L. Dunning.

She is survived by her daughter, Melissa R. Burcham, and her grandson, Tristan T. Burcham.  

“How very special are we, for just a moment to be, part of life's eternal rhyme.” - Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman

She was cremated and there will be no services.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415.


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