Mamie L. Bunting, 65, of McConnelsville, Ohio, died at 1:20 p.m. Sunday, August 14, 2011 at Genesis Hospice-Morrison House surrounded by her loving family. She was born March 7, 1946, in Steubenville, Ohio, a daughter of the late Curtis â€œRedâ€ Martin and Lois â€œTibbyâ€ Farmer Smythe. She retired from Cleveland University Hospital as a Phlebotomist and was a nursing technician. Mamie loved spending time with her grandchildren, baking, sewing and music, especially Elvis and was known as the â€œClorox Queenâ€ making sure everything in their home was spotless.
Surviving are her husband, Hugh Bunting of the home, a daughter, Jamie (Dave) Berlin of Grafton; a son, Jason Bunting of Zanesville; three step-daughters, Carla (Richard) Ellis of Delaware, Ohio, Teresa (Terry) Killen of Sunbury and Dawn Counts of Delaware, Ohio; seven grandchildren, Steven Berlin, Jeremy Bunting, Julia Bunting, Deanna McGary, Bethany Bunting, Autumn Bunting and Chase Killen; two great grandchildren, Zavier McGary and Gianna McGary; four sisters, Sally (Homer) Osborn of Zanesville, Judy (John Woodrow) of Conesville, Sue (Joe Swiney) of Philo and Monty Smythe of Zanesville; two brothers, Richard (Tammi) Martin of Zanesville and Larry Martin of Crooksville; sister-in-law, Nellie Bates of Dresden; and several nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her step-father, Russell Smythe; and a brother, Dale Martin.
Friends and family may call from 4:00 p.m. until time of service at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Ave., Zanesville with Mr. Randy Ferguson officiating. Burial will be at a later date at Duncan Falls Cemetery, Duncan Falls, Ohio.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Mamieâ€™s name to Genesis Hospice-Morrison House, 713 Forest Ave., Zanesville, Ohio 43701.
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