680. Josephine Dennis was born about 1846 in Guilford County, North Carolina.480 She appeared in the census on 30 August 1850 in Guilford County, North Carolina.480 She appeared in the census in July 1860 in Guilford County, North Carolina.481 Josephine appeared in the census on 19 July 1870 in Guilford County, North Carolina.482 She appeared in the census on 23 June 1880 in Guilford County, North Carolina.483 She signed a will on 14 January 1928 in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina.1083 THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF JOSEPHINE BUNCH
I, JOSEPHINE D. BUNCH, of the aforesaid County and State, being of sound mind, but considering the uncenrtainty of my earthly existence, do make and declare this my last will and testament:
FIRST: My executor her inafter named shall give my body a decent burial, suitable to the wishes of my friends and relatives, and pay all funeral expenses, together with allmy just debts, out of the first moneys which may come into my hands belonging to my estate.
SECOND: I give and devise to my beloved cousin, Carrie McCuiston, any household and kitchen furniture which I may have at the time of my death; also my personal belongings.
THIRD: My will and desire is that all the residue of my estate, the same consisting of real estate, money in bank or on hand, or anyother property whatsoever, shall be divided into three equal parts; one part to be the property in fee simple of the heirs at law of my deceased sister, Mary Welborn, share and share alike, per stirpes; one part to be pthe property in fee simple of the heirs at law of my deceased brother, Daniel Dennis, share and share alike, per stirpes; and one part to be the property in fee simple of my cousins, Robert F. McCuiston and Carrie McCuiston, share and share alike.
FOURTH: I hereby constitute and appoint Thos. C. Hoyle, my lawful executor to all intents and purposes, to execute this my last will and testament, accoridng to the true intent and meaning of the same, and every part and clause thereof - hereby revoking and declaring utterly void all other wills and testaments by me heretofore made.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, the said Josephine D. Bunch, do hereunto set my hand and seal this the 14th day of January 1928.
Josephine Dennis and Honorable John C. Bunch were married.1086 Honorable John C. Bunch, son of John M. Bunch and Jane Johnson, was born on 29 December 1843 in Guilford County, North Carolina.1086,1087 He was elected as Representative to State Legislature in North Carolina. He died from a cerebral hemorrhage on 24 July 1925 at the age of 81 in Bruce, Guilford County, North Carolina.1086,1087 John was buried on 25 July 1925 at Oak Ridge United Methodist Church Cemetery in Oak Ridge, Guilford County, North Carolina.1086,1087 He has reference number RM 3809.