Mary Nelle Bunnell, 80, of Salina, passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2020, at her home. She was born on August 26, 1939 in Carnegie, Oklahoma; the daughter of Delmer and Mary Alice (Montgomery) Pritchard. She married her husband, Joe Bunnell, on August 12, 1973, in Mannford, Oklahoma. They spent the last 47 years together. She loved to cook, and garden; she definitely had a green thumb. In her younger years, she did a lot of sewing. She loved spending time with her grandchildren. She loved her husband, children, and grandchildren and leaves behind a legacy for them all to cherish. She was a blessing to all who knew and loved her.
Graveside services will be private family services. Services will be available to watch online through our Facebook page. Please go to Shipman’s Funeral and Cremation Service Facebook page and like the page, once you click the like button, you will be able to see the Funeral Service come up on the page. We will go live at 1:55 p.m. on Wednesday, May 6, 2020. To leave her family a message, visit her Tribute Wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com.
Mary is survived by her husband, Joe, of the home; daughters, Robin Spoonemore of Salina, Oklahoma, and Kelly Hipp of Salina, Oklahoma; 6 grandchildren, and numerous great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, Delmer and Mary Alice; son, Ken Ray Ashworth; sisters, Joann and Evelyn, and grandson, RJ Hipp.