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In Memory of

Mavis Brunson

June 23, 1934 - January 8, 2018

Obituary


Mavis Brunson, 83, Of Columbus passed away Monday January 8, 2018 at Columbus Specialty Hospital surrounded by her family. Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 11a.m. in the Chapel of Striffler-Hamby with Reverend Hank Reeves officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday, January 10, 2018 from 6:00pm-8:00pm at the funeral home.
She was born in Lee County, Alabama on June 23, 1934 to the late Roy and Mabel Simmons. Mrs. Brunson attended Baker High School, after graduating she went on to marry her husband James Brunson of fifty four years before he passed...

Mavis Brunson, 83, Of Columbus passed away Monday January 8, 2018 at Columbus Specialty Hospital surrounded by her family. Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 11a.m. in the Chapel of Striffler-Hamby with Reverend Hank Reeves officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday, January 10, 2018 from 6:00pm-8:00pm at the funeral home.
She was born in Lee County, Alabama on June 23, 1934 to the late Roy and Mabel Simmons. Mrs. Brunson attended Baker High School, after graduating she went on to marry her husband James Brunson of fifty four years before he passed in 2010. She was an avid sports fan; her favorite teams were the Atlanta Braves and Georgia Bulldogs. She was very passionate about her gardening abilities letting anyone know who would listen. The thing she will be remembered for the most was being a loving grandmother and great grandmother. She is also preceded in death by three brothers, Bobby Simmons, Robert Simmons, and Clifton Simmons; two sisters, Avie Mae Whitman and Julia Reeder.
She is survived by one son, James Terry Brunson (Joann); one daughter, Penny Marie Jones; one sister, Barbara Powers (Joe); two grandchildren, Chelsy Jones (David) and Jacob Padgett (Adrianna); two great grandchildren, Isabella McBride and Grayson McBride and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Condolences can be shared by visiting www.shcolumbus.com.