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Mary Buckner

September 9, 1935 — June 16, 2021

Candler

Candler – Mary Green Buckner, 85, passed away on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at her residence.

A native of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Thurman and Doshia Stamey Green.  She was also preceded in death by her husband, Richard B. Buckner, who died on March 2, 2008.  Mary enjoyed her work in the Lake Junaluska community.

She is survived by three sons, Tony Burnette (Beverly) of Fairview, Timothy Burnette (Michele) of Candler and Jeffrey Burnette (Karen) of Candler; three sisters, Louise Teague of Clyde, Beatrice Lloyd of Hickory and Lucille Swanger (Bob) of Clyde; two brothers, Charlie Green and Jimmy Green; nine grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at the Canton Chapel of Wells Funeral Home with the Reverend David Trull officiating.  The family will receive friends following service.  Burial will be at Hoopers Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.

The care of Mrs. Buckner has been entrusted to Wells Funeral Homes of Canton and an online memorial register is available at “Obituaries” at www.wellsfuneralhome.com

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Canton Chapel of Wells Funeral Home

3715 Asheville Hwy, Canton, NC 28716

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Visitation

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

3:00 - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Wells Funeral Home - Canton

3715 Asheville Hwy, Canton, NC 28716

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