Melba Jean Gunn

Melba Jean Gunn, 82, died Tuesday January14, 2014 in Amarillo. Graveside services will be 1:00 p.m.Saturday at Westlawn Memorial Park with Rev. Leonard Forsytheof Bible Baptist Church officiating. Arrangements areunder the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors ofBorger.Melba was born June 30, 1931 to Johnathan and Edna WilsonTorbett in Muldrow, Oklahoma. She came to Borger in1936 where she later met and married E. L. “Buster” Gunn.Melba was a member of Fairlanes Baptist Church and wasPast President of the B.P.O.E. Elkettes.She is survived by her son Philip Gunn and his wife Lauraof Borger, her daughter Leigh Ann Turley of Borger, a stepsonJackie Gunn and his wife Alta of Mesquite, TX, her sister Waneva Richardson and husbandCharles of McKinney, TX, 4 grandchildren Jennifer Gunn and husband Michael, EricTurley, Aaron Turley and Nick Gunn, her great grandson Dakota Turley.There will be a family visitation on Friday from 5:00 until 7:00 at the funeral home.Memorials may be made to BSA Hospice through Olivia’s Angels, 721 N. Taylor, Amarillo,TX 79107