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Mary Ola Bishop

Funeral service for Mary Ola Bishop, age 90, of Emory, will be held 10:00 am, Thursday, June 9, 2016, at Elm Baptist Church.   Bro. Johnny Wheat will officiate.  Interment will follow in Elm Cemetery.  Visitation will be Wednesday evening from 6:00-8:00 pm at Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home. Mrs. Bishop passed away during the early morning hours of Tuesday, June 7, 2016.

She was born in Emory, July 30, 1925, to Homer and Viola Ethel Terry Asbill. She married Marshall Bishop, at Ginger, on June 30, 1945. Mary was a graduate of Emory High School.  She worked, for many years, for Raytheon in Greenville. She was a member of Elm Baptist Church.

Survivors include:

Sons:  Homer Bishop (Kathy) of Richmond; and, Gary Michael Bishop (Kay) of Emory

Daughter:  Hilda Ellison (Rick)  of Emory

Grandchildren:  Meredith, Shantil, Lyndon, Megan, Lacy, Jamie, Chris, and Ashley

Great-grandchildren:  Rylee, Tinsley, Taylor, Kayte, Allison, Jackson, and Lincoln

Numerous other loving family and friends

She was preceded in death by:  parents, husband, in 2002, and, brother, Leon Asbill

In Lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to:

Elm Baptist Church

% Linda Terry

1350 RCR 3425

Brashear, TX  75420

Author: Staff Reporter

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