Mary Fletcher

Wednesday, April 18, 2007


Mary Ellen Bunch Fletcher, 94, of Monette died Tuesday, April 10, 2007, in Lakeside Nursing Center in Lake City. Born in Black Oak on Jan. 18, 1913, she was a homemaker and a member of the Black Oak Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow Fletcher; her parents, Henry and Luna Bunch; a son, Ray Bunch; a grandson, Brian Keith Fletcher; and 10 brothers and sisters.

Survivors include four daughters, Fayeon McLaughlin and her husband Albert of Harrison, Billie Ceren and her husband Al of Bumpus Mills, Tenn., Carol Lybarger and her husband Mike of Hot Springs, and Kay Parrish and her husband Mark of Monette; three sons, Richard T. Bunch and his wife Ruth of Oklahoma City, Ronnie Fletcher and his wife Jennifer of Monette and Lowell "Sonny" Fletcher and his wife Paulette of Trumann; 25 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Friday at the Gregg Funeral Home Chapel with Chub Qualls officiating. Burial was in the Monette Memorial Cemetery.

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