Helen Bernice Bunyard

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Helen Bernice Bunyard

December 30, 1924 - November 27, 2018

Helen Bernice Bunyard Funeral services for Mrs. Helen Bernice "BB" Bunyard will be Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, at 11:30 a.m., at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Marty Harper and Joe Anderson officiating. Interment will follow at Stinson Cemetery. Robert Barham Family Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted with the arrangements.
Mrs. Bunyard, 93, of Meridian, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018, at her home.
Mrs. Bernice was a member of Long Creek Baptist Church and then Carmel Baptist Church. She was a long-time employee of the former Riley Hospital. Mrs. Bernice enjoyed the music as well as being a member of the TISBA Association and met many friends there. She loved to crochet and travel; she never met a stranger and was always willing to visit.
Survivors include her son Robert Bunyard; grandchildren, Scott Bunyard (Christy), Crystal Bunyard; great-grandchildren, Kortney Pierce (Fiancé' Houston Dearing), Raven Bunyard, Christian Bunyard, Landon Rigdon, Braxtyn Rigdon, and Nolan Rigdon; great-great-grandchildren, Avery Pierce, Charlotte Dearing and Keaton Hodgins; daughter-in-law (considered the daughter she never had), Cindy McKenzie (Lamar) as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Chester E. Bunyard; brother, Walter Miller, and parents, Jese and Pursia Miller.
Pallbearers will be Scott Bunyard, Houston Dearing, Christian Bunyard, Lamar McKenzie, Nick Montone, Michael McKenzie, and Landon Rigdon.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at robertbarhamffh.com.
Family will receive friends from 10:30 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.
Published on November 28, 2018
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4 posts

Brenda Hopson
Dec 01, 2018
I'm very sorry for you'll loss. I work with Mrs. Bunyard at Riley Hospital and she was a wonderful person to work with in housekeeping. I'll always remember her.
Patti Cooksey
Nov 29, 2018
She was one of kind... She will be greatly missed. RIP BERNICE
Lenita Buie
Nov 29, 2018
Mrs .Bernice was one of a kind lady. Always enjoyed her viists to McDonald and Hill. Enjoyed her great sense of Humor. She will Be Missed. Prayers for her Family & Friends.
Frank Buckley
Nov 29, 2018
I was blessed to meet Bernice in 1989 @ Riley Hospital. My wife spent 62 days and Bernice encouraged me to stay positive. One very sweet dear lady that will be missed by many. Prayers for the family.