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Thomas Gunter

May 13, 1945 — December 11, 2023

Sanford

 

 

Thomas Edward Gunter, 78, of Sanford passed away Monday (12/11/23). Funeral services will be held Friday (12/15/23) at 11am at Lee Chapel. Burial to follow at Moncure Methodist Church Cemetery.

 

Mr. Gunter was born in Lee Co. to the late Joseph Gunter and Virginia Harmon Gunter. He was a homebody who loved to fish and was a former Boy Scout leader. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Brenda Black Gunter; daughter Natalie Gunter; sisters Brenda Gilmore and Pat Dean; and brother Joe Gunter.

 

He is survived by his children Faye Hobson (Jr. Baker), Thomas Gunter (Angela), Sheila Patterson (Dewayne), and Chad Gunter; 11 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; and sisters Linda Poppa and Kathy Galloway.

 

The family will receive friends from 6-8pm on Thursday (12/14/23) at Rogers Pickard Funeral Home.

 

Memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude’s Childrens Research Foundation 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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Service Schedule

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Visitation

Thursday, December 14, 2023

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Rogers-Pickard Funeral Home

509 Carthage St, Sanford, NC 27330

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Funeral Service

Friday, December 15, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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Burial

Friday, December 15, 2023

Moncure United Methodist Church

16 Post Office Rd, Moncure, NC 27559

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