Obituary of Helen Elizabeth Kelly Bunch
Helen Elizabeth Kelly Bunch, passed away on Tuesday, August 7, 2018, at Oakwood Manor in Bedford, Va.
Born on March 15, 1926, in Lynchburg, Va., she was a daughter of the late Ardie Lynwood and Carrie Driskill Kelly. She was the wife of the late George Taliaferro Bunch. She was a former member of Bethesda Presbyterian Church and most recently, the former Covenant Presbyterian Church.
She is survived by three sons, Thomas Lynwood Bunch, Edwin Vaden Bunch (Susan), and Gary Steven Bunch; three grandchildren, Jason Bunch (Leslie), George Bunch, and Terry Stroup; eight great-grandchildren, Seth Bunch, Sean Bunch, Catheryne Stroup, Justyn Stroup, Bradley Stroup, Jessica Reviera, Audrey and Andrea Bunch; and one sister-in-law, Martha Kelly. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Sylvia Bunch; four brothers, Flourney Kelly, James Kelly , Rawley Kelly, and Ardie Kelly; and five sisters, Edith Arthur, Catherine Saunders, Dot Owenby, Alice Cassidy, and Ruth Rhodes.
The family wishes to thank her great-niece, Cathy Burnette for her dedicated love and care given to Mrs. Bunch.
A visitation will be held Sunday, August 12, 2018, from 7 until 8:30 p.m. at Diuguid Waterlick Chapel. A graveside service will be held Monday, August 13, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Fort Hill Memorial Park with the Rev. Margie Anderson officiating.
A reception will be held immediately after the service at the former Covenant Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall.
Diuguid Funeral Service & Crematory, Waterlick Chapel, 237-2722, is serving the family. On-line condolences may be sent to www.diuguidfuneralservice.com.