Frances Marie Ashley Bunch, age 79, of Bryant, Arkansas formerly of Mena, passed away Thursday, December 10, 2015 in Bryant, Arkansas.
She was born August 16, 1936 in Hot Springs, Arkansas to the late Henry Ashley and the late Sadie Helms Ashley. Mrs. Bunch was a kind and loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend to all who knew her. She will be dearly missed by all.
Survivors are sons, Stephen Bunch of Bryant, Arkansas, Randy Johnson and wife Donne of Mena, Arkansas, Tom Johnson and wife Karen of Springdale, Arkansas; six grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Sadie Ashley, first husband, Jack Bunch, and second husband, Charles Johnson, and siblings, Vida Widner, Ralph Ashley, Vernon Ashley, Alta Volpert, and Argie Skillman.
Graveside services will be Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. in the Pinecrest Memorial Park with Brother Roger Bishop officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home.
A private visitation will be Monday, December 14, 2015 from 4:00-6:00 pm. at Beasley Wood Funeral Home and a Family and friends visitation from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.