Dona Belle Hunley
Winslow Alumni Class of 1945
May 22, 2013
Dona Belle Hunley, 86, of Winslow, IN entered rest on May 22, 2013 at Good Samaritan Nursing Home.
She was born January 23, 1927 in Coe, IN to Rev. Frank and Sibel (Richeson) Farmer. The family moved to Arthur when she was six years old and attended grade school at Coe and Arthur.
She was a graduate of Winslow High School, Class of 1945 and was active in musical activities and was school pianist during four years of high school.
Dona Belle was married on September 15, 1946 to Kenneth Hunley and he preceded her in death on Oct 7, 2010.
She entered Oakland City University in the fall of 1949 and was active in musical activities, where she was a member of F.T.A. and Glee club. She received a B.S. with a major in business and music. She received a MS in education from Indiana University. She taught for six years at Spurgeon and moved to Boonville, IN and retired from teaching after 33 years
She enjoyed candy making at Christmas and directing and presenting musical activities and that ability was a great asset in her father’s ministry.
She is survived by cousins: Iona Freeman of Coe, IN and Catherine Ellison of Florida; Caregivers: Jerry and Glenda Lee of Oakland City, IN.
Funeral services will be Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 1:00 P.M. CDT at Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel with burial in Spurgeon Cemetery. Rev. Terry Beadles will be officiating. Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 PM CDT on Friday, May 24, 2013 and from noon until services on Saturday, May 25, 2013 at the chapel.
Families and friends may send messages of comfort to: www.lambbasham.com