Mrs. Stanley, age 89, passed from this life and into the arms of her Lord and Savior on August 27, 2022. She was born on March 15, 1933, in Keller, Oklahoma. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.
Mary was preceded in death by her husband Jack Stanley, mother Bernice Gunter, father Roscoe Gunter, infant sister Joyce Gunter, infant brother Wayne Gunter, sisters Cricket Reeder, Margie Ware, Janice Cartwright, and brother Jerry Gunter.
She is survived by brothers Roscoe, Jim, Bobby, Ronald “Tuffy” and Larry Gunter; sisters Nancy Aly, Athella Gunter, and Beverly McMillan.
Mary is also survived by her children, Ken and wife Joan Pritchard, daughter Kathy and husband Danny Vaughan, and son, Jim and wife Carol Pritchard. She is survived by her grandchildren, Ron and wife Amy Pritchard, Johnny and wife Emileh Flitton, Joyce and husband Nathan Bachert, Lisa and husband Shane Calhoun, Troy Vaughan, James Pritchard, Catherine and husband Nic Harnish, and Pike Vaughan. Great grandchildren, Ryan and Cheryl Pritchard, Avery Pritchard, Russ Pritchard, Elizabeth Bachert, Ashton “Sugar Baby” Edmonson, Olivia Calhoun, Luke Flitton, Jonathan Flitton, Rylan Cypert, Duncan Cypert, Vaeda “Pookie” Harnish, and Matty Vaughan.
Her family would like to express our deepest appreciation and gratitude to the Hospice staff of Titus Regional Hospital for the kindness and loving care they gave Mary during her last days.
Mary’s final arrangements were entrusted to Croley Funeral Home of Gilmer, Texas. Private graveside service for family and friends took place at 8:00 on Sunday morning, August 28,2022 at Oak Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. Oak Hill pastor Billy Byrd officiated.