Buna C. Head, 97, a resident of Blue Lake near Churubusco, died at 12:21 p.m. Thursday, May 17, 2012, at Parkview Oaks in Columbia City.
She was born July 28, 1914, in Huntington County, a daughter of Arthur C. and Mary Ann (Shidler) Myers.
On June 21, 1953 she married Harry W. Head.
He preceded her in death Nov. 18, 1974.
Surviving relatives include her daughters, Nancy Murphree of Chattanooga, Tenn., and Marilyn “Susie” Koker of San Antonio, Texas; nine grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two sons, Lewis Davis and John Davis; three sisters; four brothers; a granddaughter Diana Lynn Davis; and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, May 21, 2012, at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home in Churubusco with Rev. Rick Van Horn, pastor of Christ Community Church, officiating.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home Monday after 11 a.m. until the time of the service.
Interment will be in the Eel River Cemetery, south of Churubusco.
Memorials may be directed to the Humane Society of Whitley County, P. O. Box 245, Columbia City, IN 46725
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