BuntinDec 21, 1925 - Jan 20, 2013 OKLAHOMA CITY On Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, while surrounded by her loving family, Pauline Francis Buntin, at 87, passed peacefully in her sleep from this life. She was born on Dec. 21, 1925, to Charles and Nina Mae Belle Simon and had eight sisters and one brother. Pauline married her husband, Jessie Buntin, Aug. 23, 1943, and proceeded to start her life with the first of 14 children, Roy, Shirley, Sonya, Loyd, Sue, Belle, Rose, Joseph, Dianna, Donna, Mark, Clara, Jody and Tina; followed by many, many grandkids, great-grandkids, and great-great-grandkids. She was preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, Jessie Buntin; daughter, Rose; Danny Sanders, Toby Garmon and several grandbabies. Her many loves included all of her sons' and grandsons' stock car racing, flower gardening, crocheting, games, quilting, and spending quality time with her family and friends. Her viewing will be held Thursday, Jan. 24 at John M. Ireland Funeral Home. Services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, January 25, 2013, at Southern Hills Baptist Church, 8601 S. Penn., OKC, OK. Interment will follow at Sunny Lane Cemetery, Del City, OK. The family would like to thank everyone for the food and flower donations.

Published in The Oklahoman on Jan. 24, 2013