Retta E. "Bunny" Buchanan, born Jan. 13, 1920, to John W. and Verla Buckley, passed away at Worthington Manor Care Center on Nov. 17, 2013, at age 93.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Hollie Lee "Buck" Buchanan; son, James W. Buchanan Sr. and daughter-in-law, Cathy Buchanan; grandson, Spencer Wayne Buchanan; great-grandsons, Sean Michael Buchanan and Jack Nicklaus Ellis; three sisters, Delphia Wine, Gretta Buckley and Lena Farnsworth; and three brothers, Roy, Weldon and Harlan Buckley.
She is survived by her son, Robert Buchanan Sr. (Nancy) of Vienna; daughter, Kay Wilson (Dan) of Grove City, Ohio; grandchildren, Robert Buchanan Jr., Hollie Buchanan II, Becki Wells (Larry), James Buchanan Jr. (Michelle), Kelly Ellis (Jason), Scott Wilson (Rachel), Sheri Fox, Alex Buchanan (Tabitha), Randy Buchanan (Heather) and Daniel Buchanan; 18 great-grandchildren; along with several special nieces and nephews; and special friends and caregivers at Worthington Manor.
Service will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home, Parkersburg, with Herb Lenox officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memory Gardens. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home, and one hour prior to the service on Thursday.
Memorial contributions may be made in her honor to the Alzheimer's Association, P.O. Box 96011 Washington, DC 20090-6011
Online condolences may be made by visiting www.sunsetparkersburg.com