Edna Marie (Overbay) Bunch, age 88 of Jacksboro went home to be with her Lord and Savior, while surrounded by her family Sunday, August 25, 2019. She was a member of Habersham Baptist Church for 43 years and she loved her church family very much. Edna enjoyed cooking, gardening, feeding everyone that came by to visit, and spending time with her sisters.
She is preceded in death by husband Rev. R.H. “Bob” Bunch, son Gary Bunch, parents Ben and Mary (Pike) Overbay, granddaughter Shannon Evans Cyre, brother James Overbay, sisters Bertie Allen, Josie Walp, and Sue Allen.
She is survived by daughters Joan Parks & husband Jim of Jacksboro, Robin Evans & husband Marvin of Jacksboro, Cindy Ward & husband Wayne of Jacksboro, brothers Bobby Overbay of LaFollette, Fred Overbay of Caryville, sisters Billy Nance of Jacksboro, Ella Wells of LaFollette, Judy Bullock of Jacksboro, 6 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, 6 great-great grandchildren, several nieces, and nephews.
Visitation will be 6-8 PM Tuesday, August 27, 2019 in the chapel of Martin Wilson Funeral Home followed by funeral service at 8 PM with Rev. Jeff Bullock officiating. Friends and family will meet 10:15 AM Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at Martin Wilson Funeral Home to go in procession to Harness cemetery for 11 AM interment.
The family has entrusted the care of Edna Bunch to Martin Wilson Funeral Home “Where Families Matter Most”
Edna’s guestbook may be viewed at www.martinwilsonfuneralhome.com