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Marcia Ann Dunbar

July 31, 1941 — August 1, 2020

Marcia Ann Dunbar age 79, of Birmingham passed away Saturday, August 1, 2020, at Parkview Care Center.

Open visitation will be 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Friday, August 7, 2020 at Behner Funeral Home.

A private inurnment will be at Forest Home Cemetery at a later date.

Memorials may be made to MaryTeresa Dunbar, 201 E. Buchanan, Apt. B4, Fairfield, Iowa 52556 or William Crawford, 1710 South Main, Unit A, Fairfield, Iowa 52556.

Marca was born July 31, 1941, to Maurice and Irene (Blagg) Richard in Mt. Pleasant.  She married Donald William “Bill” Dunbar on December 20, 1959, in Mt. Pleasant at the First United Methodist Church.  They celebrated 58 years of marriage before he passed away August 23, 2018.

Marcia worked as a candy stripper and cleaned the T&C.  She enjoyed doing crafts, crocheting, sewing, which she gave away, cooking and baking.  Marcia had a green thumb and grew beautiful flowers, house plants and a garden.  From the produce in the garden she did canning.

Marcia will be missed by her children, MaryTeresa Ann Dunbar and Richard Dunbar; two grandchildren, William Ray Dunbar-Crawford and Timothy Stephen Dunbar-Crawford; 6 great grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her parents, Maurice and Irene; her husband, Bill; daughter, Debra Ann Dunbar; and, brother, Gregg Richard.

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Service Schedule

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Open Visitation

Friday, August 7, 2020

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Central time)

Behner Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.

203 South Main Street, Fairfield, IA 52556

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