Lisa Briggs
B: 1973-06-11
D: 2015-09-29
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Briggs, Lisa
Betty Rhynes
B: 1936-11-27
D: 2015-09-28
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Rhynes, Betty
Ronnie Kingston
B: 1940-03-07
D: 2015-09-26
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Kingston, Ronnie
Violet Hammond
B: 1933-11-29
D: 2015-09-21
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Hammond, Violet
Marie Butler
B: 1956-02-02
D: 2015-09-17
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Butler, Marie
Anna Canady
B: 1917-07-06
D: 2015-09-17
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Canady, Anna
Kenneth Bowen
B: 1933-05-08
D: 2015-09-16
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Bowen, Kenneth
Mary Campos
B: 1949-02-12
D: 2015-09-16
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Campos, Mary
Gloria Caldwell
B: 1940-08-17
D: 2015-09-02
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Caldwell, Gloria
Ila Riney
B: 1923-11-04
D: 2015-08-31
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Riney, Ila
Harold Alldredge
B: 1949-10-05
D: 2015-08-28
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Alldredge, Harold
Della Henslee
B: 1917-09-16
D: 2015-08-27
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Henslee, Della
Kerwin Sutphen
B: 1938-09-18
D: 2015-08-01
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Sutphen, Kerwin
D.C. Hendricks
B: 1935-05-08
D: 2015-07-27
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Hendricks, D.C.
Jerry Heatley
B: 1946-01-09
D: 2015-07-19
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Heatley, Jerry
David Farr
B: 1960-10-05
D: 2015-06-30
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Farr, David
Barbara Holmes
B: 1934-11-17
D: 2015-06-17
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Holmes, Barbara
Joe Neill
B: 1940-10-03
D: 2015-06-14
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Neill, Joe
Patsy Birdwell
B: 1934-09-18
D: 2015-05-26
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Birdwell, Patsy
Lou Lee
B: 1950-01-18
D: 2015-05-25
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Lee, Lou
Laura Phillips
B: 1922-05-07
D: 2015-04-28
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Phillips, Laura


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Starbuck Funeral Home is dedicated to providing funeral and cremation services to the families of west Texas with care and compassion.

For over 100 years, when we made the caskets in our furniture store, the west Texas community has trusted Starbuck Funeral Home with helping them plan the celebrations of lives lived.

We serve every family in our community with great pride. We are able to offer a wide range of services to meet your families needs and customs. We will listen to you and your wishes to help plan a celebration consistent with your expectations. We will take the time to plan every detail and help to relieve the burden on your family during your time of loss.

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Starbuck Funeral Home

201 Edwards St
MERKEL, TX 79536
Phone: (325) 928-4711
Fax: 325 928 3078
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