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Dr. Robert Winford Bunce, Jr.

March 23, 1948 ~ March 7, 2021 (age 72)

Obituary

Dr. Robert Winford Bunce, Jr., 72, of Senatobia, MS passed away March 7, 2021 at his residence. He is survived by his daughters, Sarah Bunce Smith (Simon) and Emily Kate Bunce both of Senatobia, MS; brother, John Bunce (Beth) of Fayetteville, NC, his dog, Shadow, a host of family and friends and was expecting his very first grandchild, a baby girl. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bob and Margie Bunce. He enjoyed writing poetry, riding his BMW motorcycle, playing music with his friends, reading and art. He was a veteran having served as a Marine in Vietnam completing multiple combat tours. Dr. Bunce received his bachelor's at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, his master's at Mississippi State University and his PhD at the University of Mississippi. Memorials may be sent to the Wounded Warrior Project or Save the Music Foundation.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
March 13, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Pate-Jones Funeral Home
4174 Hwy 51 South
Senatobia, MS 38668

Memorial Service
Saturday
March 13, 2021

11:00 AM
Pate-Jones Funeral Home
4174 Hwy 51 South
Senatobia, MS 38668

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