|Birth: ||Apr. 12, 1914|
|Death: ||May 26, 1995|
Daughter of Gus Stephen Merritt and Mary Charlotte Flora Allison. Married Lloyd Newborn Bunch in Coryell county, Texas on 1 Nov 1930. In the 1940 census two daughters were listed Mary and Lena Mae.
Mrs. Mae Merritt Bunch of Gatesville died at her home on Friday. She was 81.
Services were held Monday at Scott's Funeral Home with the Rev. Tommy Anthony officiating. Burial was in Osage Cemetery.
Mrs. Bunch was born April 12, 1914 in Coryell County, and was reared and attended school in Coryell City.
She married Mr. Lloyd Bunch on November 1, 1930. She and her husband moved to Waco in 1938 and resided there until moving to Corpus Christi in 1942, where she managed a children's shop for over 20 years.
They moved to Gatesville in 1964 and stayed here until moving to Austin in 1985. Her husband preceded in death on July 6, 1986.
She moved back to Gatesville in 1987 and resided there until her death.
She was preceded in death by one grandson and granddaughter. She was a member of the Live Oak Baptist Church.
Survivors include three daughters, Shirley Funderburg of Austin, Mary Mackin of Purmela, and Lena Clark of Piano; a sister, Grace Thompson of Waco; seven grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and three great-great grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Darren Funderburg, Ken Atkinson, Clay Prystash, Doug Cathey, James Watson, and Wayne Merritt.
The Gatesville Messenger, Thursday, June 1,1995
Gus Stephen Merritt (1887 - 1959)
Mary Flora Allison Merritt (1892 - 1972)
Lloyd Newton Bunch (1910 - 1986)
Guy Edwin Merritt (1910 - 1963)*
Easter Mae Merritt Bunch (1914 - 1995)
Grace Merritt Thompson (1917 - 2004)*
Created by: CCSN54
Record added: Feb 25, 2013
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Added: Feb. 25, 2013