Nealon McWilliams
B: 1948-10-01
D: 2016-01-31
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McWilliams, Nealon
Catherine Bishop
B: 1922-06-18
D: 2016-01-28
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Bishop, Catherine
Herman Lewis
B: 1925-11-01
D: 2016-01-15
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Lewis, Herman
Phyllis Colbert
B: 1956-10-12
D: 2016-01-09
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Colbert, Phyllis
Alan Stevenson
B: 1960-05-01
D: 2016-01-02
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Stevenson, Alan
Kathryn Fuller
B: 1951-08-06
D: 2015-12-24
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Fuller, Kathryn
Larry Cox
B: 1956-10-17
D: 2015-12-10
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Cox, Larry
Frankie Matthews
B: 1927-11-28
D: 2015-12-09
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Matthews, Frankie
Doris Bush
B: 1919-06-29
D: 2015-12-09
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Bush, Doris
Maurice Oler
B: 1938-04-07
D: 2015-12-08
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Oler, Maurice
Tommye Niell
B: 1921-02-28
D: 2015-12-07
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Niell, Tommye
Ruben Rodriguez
B: 1953-01-12
D: 2015-12-07
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Rodriguez, Ruben
Benjamin Matthews
B: 1929-11-19
D: 2015-12-06
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Matthews, Benjamin
Lee Deitz
B: 1942-02-11
D: 2015-12-02
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Deitz, Lee
Maxine McDaniel
B: 1925-07-14
D: 2015-11-30
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McDaniel, Maxine
Mary Hughes
B: 1923-07-06
D: 2015-11-17
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Hughes, Mary
Dorothy Bacon
B: 1932-02-09
D: 2015-11-14
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Bacon, Dorothy
James Stevens
B: 1925-08-12
D: 2015-11-08
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Stevens, James
Pauline Dodson
B: 1927-02-06
D: 2015-10-27
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Dodson, Pauline
Larry Hartline
B: 1941-05-07
D: 2015-10-14
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Hartline, Larry
Edna Wilde
B: 1947-06-28
D: 2015-10-09
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Wilde, Edna


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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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