MANSFIELD — Jackie Gunter, 77, passed from this earth Monday, Nov. 23, 2015.
Funeral: 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 30, at First Baptist Church of Crowley. Visitation: 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Brown, Owens & Brumley Funeral Home. Interment: Jackie will be laid to rest with her beloved husband, Terry Gunter at Everman Cemetery.
Memorials: Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Crowley Building Fund, 400 S. Eagle Drive, Crowley, Texas 76036.
Jackie was born June 11, 1938, in Stringtown, Okla., to Harlin and Lona McCormick. Jackie worked for Fairbanks Morris in Dallas before moving to Fort Worth in 1956. In Fort Worth she worked for Texas Electric Service Co., the Crowley ISD, Central Appraisal District of Johnson County and Huguley Hospice, which later merged to form Community Hospice of Texas, where she retired in June 2000. Jackie also retired from Burleson/Cleburne Business and Professional Women’s Club so she and Terry could travel. They traveled to Europe, the British isles, Australia, New Zealand, China, Thailand, Egypt and other countries. She always looked forward to July each year when she and her sisters made their annual one-week trip to Branson, Mo.
Jackie was an active member at First Baptist Church of Crowley and volunteer with Kids Hope USA and Bess Race Elementary School. She volunteered at Bess Race Elementary listening to children read. She was a member of the Friendship and Satellite Camping clubs and enjoyed their travels in their fifth wheel. She was lucky to have her grandchildren close by where she watched them grow up and enjoyed watching them as they participated in their athletic sports. Jackie was also active in the Miller Brewing Retirement Club.
Jackie was very loved and will be missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Terry Gunter; and son, Michael Gunter.
Survivors: Daughter, Redonda Baker and husband, Gary, of Arlington; son, Dwain Capshaw and wife, Lisa, of Kennedale; son, Richard Gunter and wife, Denise, of Chatfield; sister, Leota Stewart and husband, Hershal, of Tecumseh, Okla.; sister, Dorothy Thompson and husband, James, of McAlester, Okla.; brother, Harlin McCormick and wife, Almeda, of Farmers Branch; brother, Vernon McCormick and wife, Wilda, of McAlester, Okla.; grandchildren, Theresa, Brady, Sam, Troy, Kasey, Kendel, Jamie and Lauren; numerous nieces and nephews; and lots of friends.
BROWN, OWENS & BRUMLEY
Family Funeral Home & Crematory
425 S. Henderson, 817-335-4557