Brunton, Corinne

Corinne Estelle Brunton

October 1, 1919 - August 23, 2020

Corinne Estelle Brunton of McKinney, Texas went home to be with the Lord on August 23, 2020 at the age of 100 surrounded by her family. She was born on October 1, 1919 to Rev. William Alexander and Estelle (Naylor) Casseday in Houston, Texas.  Corinne married Walter A. Brunton on February 10, 1947 in Plano, Texas.  Corinne was a homemaker who loved to cook, sew, and quilt and enjoyed family gatherings.  She was of the Presbyterian faith and an accomplished pianist and organist.

She is survived by her children, Alice Swanson, Annetta Terry, and Eloise “Sissy” Long and husband, Harry; son-in-law, Larry Collins; grandchildren, Alex (Kristy) Philips, Melissa (Mark) Pate, Jay (Anna) Terry; Adam Terry, Paige (Eddie) Lunn, Lauren (Kyle) Waller, Chad (Misty) Long, Aaron (Carisa) Long, Christian Hill, Keith Collins, and Amy (Jason) Mandel; nineteen great grandchildren; nieces, Frances Lynn and Debbie Nance; and numerous other loving family and friends.

Corinne was preceded in death by her husband, Walter A. Brunton; daughter, Mary Collins; son-in-law, Jolly Wayne Terry, Sr.; sister, Dellie Sandlin; and parents, William Alexander and Estelle Casseday.

The Brunton Family would like to thank the compassionate staff of Encompass Hospice.  We ask God’s abundant blessings on our mother’s caregivers. 

In support of our local, state, and federal govt including CDC directives and to protect the physical health, safety and well-being of our community, only a limited number of guests will be allowed to attend the Funeral Service.

A funeral service will be held at 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, August 26, 2020, at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home Chapel, 2525 Central Expressway North, Allen, Texas, and will also be live streamed on the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Facebook page and a recorded video will be available following the funeral service on Corinne’s obituary page.

However, when the maximum number of guests are reached, those who would like to honor Corinne and show their support to her family may remain at the funeral home in your vehicle, where you can watch the live streamed service on your personal device (laptop, tablet or smartphone) or listen through 92.7 FM radio channel on the parking lot.

Following the funeral service, a procession will make its way to Ridgeview Memorial Park for a committal service where all are invited to attend the committal service maintaining social distancing or you may remain in your vehicle. You will be able to listen to the service through speakers set up at the gravesite.

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Eloise, Annetta & Alice, My memory of your mother is from the 1960s on Woodleigh Drive; sweet times. Praying you all feel God’s peace during this time.
Connie Francis Tallman, August 26, 2020 In our prayers for your family, we love y’all and may your mom rest in peace.
David and La Nita Smith , August 26, 2020 So sorry for your loss and your family is in my prayers. Tracey Crosier, August 26, 2020 Alice, I'm so very sorry to hear of loss of your mother. My deepest sympathies are with you and your family at this time. May the Lord bring you peace and comfort.
Beth Brown, August 26, 2020 I am sorry to hear about your mom. Just remember, mothers hold a very special place in your heart. As you mourn her loss, may you find strength in the memories that you have. Audra McDaniel, August 26, 2020 So sorry for your loss. We are praying for your family. What a legacy Corinne lived! We are grateful she had such an amazing daughter, Sissy who gave us an incredible son-in-law, Aaron Long. She blesses our family through them! All our love, David & Dana Vestal David & Dana Vestal, August 25, 2020 Sorry for your loss. She was a very sweet lady that will be missed.
Keith & Linda Dillard Family , August 25, 2020 Sending my deepest Condolences to all of you and family. What a wonderful great mom. Moms are special and I will pray for you Alice and your family.
Mary Rosas, August 25, 2020 Prayers for comfort and peace for you and your family. CJ Shaver, August 25, 2020 May the blessing of Lord and his loving arms be around you all. With love prayers. From Romy Carter. From Worthing West Sussex United Kingdom
Romy Carter, August 24, 2020 My deepest condolences and prayers are with all of you. Joanna Copeland Shropshire, August 24, 2020 Words can't express how sorry we are for the loss of 'Granny'. She was a wonderful woman and had a long life. She will be missed by her family and friends. Ronny and Gay Reeder, August 24, 2020