Cannon County resident John Aubrey Gunter, 62 died Tuesday, Aug. 2, following injuries sustained in a truck accident.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Mildred Wright Gunter, and siblings Glenda Caldwell and Morris Gunter. A member of Smithville Church of God, he was a self-employed heavy equipment operator.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Carol Warren Gunter of the Short Mountain community, and daughters, Carolyn (Richard) Graham of Cleveland, Kristie (Dustin) Johnson of Smithville, grandchildren Brittany Little, Ashlee Gunter, Emily Graham, William Fryar, and Chandler and Leah Johnson, sisters Betty Sue Hullett of Indiana, Jo Motley of Murfreesboro, and Fay Pitts of Woodbury.
Funeral service is Saturday at 2 p.m. at Woodbury Funeral Home with Bro. Donnie Kelly officiating. Burial will follow at Gunter-Grizzle Cemetery. Visitation is today from 4 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Woodbury Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Aug. 5, 2011