Reba Moore Brunk, age 84, died on Jan. 31, 2014, in Houston, Texas. She was married to Reeves Brunk for 58 years until his death in 2007. Reba was born in Van Buren on Oct. 7, 1929, the second child of five of her late parents, Eula Belle Moore and D.L. “Dewey” Lewis Moore. She was preceded in death by her husband, Reeves H. Brunk; and three siblings, Lonnie, Donnie and David Moore.
Reba is survived by her children, Michael and his wife Nancy of Birmingham, Ala., Walter and his wife Diana of Crosby, Texas, Rhonda and her husband Terry of Houston, Texas, and Nick and his wife Jana of Marble Falls, Texas; sister, Shirley Morton and husband Gary Morton of El Dorado, Ark.; grandchildren, Lisa Brunk, Jeff Brunk, Jacob Brunk, Christina Brunk, Jonathan David Brunk and his wife Arlene, Meredith Goodson, Laine Brunk, Nick Adams, Jordan Adams and Jake Adams; and great-grandchildren, Megan, Mason, Ryan, Allen, Brint, Britney, Ryan, Kaitlin and Joshua. Reba also will be missed by the many friends she made at the Rosemont/Rose Garden Assisted Living Memory Care Home in Kingwood where she resided since November 2009.
Reba devoted her life to her family. She was active in her church, First Baptist Church of Deer Park, and was active in the Maxwell Senior Center in Deer Park where she made porcelain dolls with her many friends for several years. She will be greatly missed by all those who knew her. The family expresses its appreciation to the staff of Rosemont Assisted Living and Grace Hospice for their dedicated and attentive care.
Funeral was Feb. 4 at the Chapel of Grand View Memorial Park. Reba was laid to rest following the memorial service at Grand View Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation or the Alzheimer’s Foundation. Memorial tributes may be left at www.grandviewfunerals.com.