Bertha Caroline Gunter, 84, a Morrison resident and Warren County native, was born March 23, 1935 and passed away Feb. 11 following an extended illness.
She was a homemaker, a member of the Non-Denominational Church, and the daughter of the late Issac Douglas and Ida Pearl Johnson Rackley. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband Clyde Gunter, four brothers Douglas, Harvey, Cordell, and Dow Rackley, and sister Mary Wilson.
Mrs. Gunter is survived by four sons, Tommy (Joy) Gunter of Morrison, John (Gail) Gunter of Morrison, Miles (Lisa) Gunter of McMinnville, and Clyde Gunter of Morrison, three daughters Brenda (Jerry) Cole of Murfreesboro, Viola (John) Prater of Morrison, and Mary (Jim) Morton of Smyrna, 20 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren, two brothers Otis (Phyllis) Rackley and Joe Ed (Linda) Rackley, four sisters-in-law Paulette Rackley, Gladys Graham, Bonnie Jo Cantrell, and Faye Gunter, and special friend Emma Jean Van Diver. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, at High’s Chapel with Dr. Dean Northcutt officiating. Burial will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of service at High’s. Online condolences may be made at www.highfuneralhome.com.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Feb. 14, 2020