Born: July 15, 1945
Died: May 11, 2013
Larry W. Bunton, 67 of Iuka, passed away Saturday, May 11, 2013 at his home.
Larry was born July 15, 1945 in Aurora, son of Wanda (Bunton) Cox.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by a life partner of 28 years, Doris Peper; a daughter, Lori Bunton of Centralia; two sons, Josh Peper of Iuka and Scott Kelly and wife Wendi of Centralia; two grandchildren, Michael Bunton and Kelsey Kelly both of Centralia; one great-grandchild, Farryn Reupke of Centralia; a brother, Bob Cox of Salem; a sister, Pat Alvarez and husband Rick of Elgin; a special friend Brian Eagan.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents and step-father Ben Cox.
Larry enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening and reading. Most of all he loved grilling out and spending time with his children, grandchildren and friends.
Per his wishes, Larry will be cremated and there will be no services. Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home in Centralia is assisting the Bunton Family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.sutherlandfuneralhome.com