Born 2-16-1928 -- Died 12-01-2006
Wincie Catherine Ramer Buford, age 78, of Evening Shade died Dec. 1, 2006, at a Batesville hospital.
She was born Feb. 16, 1928, in Brownsville, Ark., the daughter of the late Elisha Andy and Maude (Fredrick) Ramer.
She was a homemaker and devoted mother of nine children. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Evening Shade.
Survivors include six sons and daughters-in-law, Sammy and Margrett Bufford of Columbiaville, Mich., Danny and Susie Bufford of Wixsom, Mich., Bill and Carol Bufford of Redford, Mich., Wayne and Pam Bufford of Redford, Steve and Jan Bufford of Searcy, and Tim and Linda Bufford of Searcy; three daughters and sons-in-law, Angie and Harry Waldrup of Strawberry, Shirley Bufford of Smithville, and Loretta Yarbro of Evening Shade; two sisters, Murle Luster of Heber Springs and Omega Edwards of Puyallup, Wash.; 26 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Paul Ramer and Parm Ramer; three sisters, Marie Bradley, Alice Voorhies and Nijel Goff; one grandchild, John Douglas Willbanks; one great-grandchild, Valerie Lynn Wilson; and her former husband and the father of her children, Dalton John Tanner Bufford.
Funeral services were held Dec. 6 at the Brownsville Baptist Church at Brownsville with Rev. Ricky Poole officiating. Burial followed in the Brownsville Cemetery, with arrangements by the Qualls Batesville Funeral Service of Batesville.
Pallbearers were Wayne Bufford Jr., Jon Pruitt, Stephen Bufford, David Waldrup, Tim-othy Bufford II and Ronald Goff.
Honorary pallbearers were Leon Willbanks, D.J. Bufford, Sammy Aaron Bufford, Andy Bufford, Justin Bufford and Billy Thompson.