Christine Nunez

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Christine Nunez was born on March 2, 1928, to Joseph Clinton and Edith Mae Gillespie. She passed away Jan. 9, in Nevada. She was raised in Moundville, and graduated from Bronaugh High School in 1946. She was married in 1946 to Francis Nunez who preceded her in death. Christine was a longtime resident of Kansas City, Mo. She moved to Nevada in 1997, residing there until her passing. She worked for many years for Marketing & Communications Inc. She is preceded in death by her father and mother and nine of her 11 siblings. Surviving Christine are two of her sisters, her daughter Vicki Duggan and her son Steven Nunez. Also surviving Christine are 12 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 13, at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada with Pastor David Rorabaugh officiating. Interment will follow in the Welborn Cemetery, Moundville. The family will receive friends from 9:30-10:30 a.m. prior to the service.

Those who wish may contribute in her memory to the Welborn Cemetery Association in care of Ferry Funeral Home, 301 S. Washington, Nevada, MO 64772.

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