Herbert Gunter, 85, of Mineral Bluff, GA went to be with the Lord peacefully at home on July 14, 2020. He was a member of Toccoa Baptist Church in Blue Ridge, GA. He was saved at Milford Baptist Church in Marietta, GA in his youth. He loved singing in the choir at his home church. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend. He owned his own electrical business for over 30 years and worked hard and made many sacrifices for his family. He will be remembered and missed greatly by all who knew him.
He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Jo Ann Gunter of Mineral Bluff; a brother, Harrison Gunter of Temple; sons and spouses Doug Gunter; James (Wanda) Gunter; Jason (Alleath) Gunter; and one daughter Crystal (Wayne) Williams, all of Fruithurst, AL; grandchildren and spouses Douglas (Lisa) Gunter; Erika (Matt) Turner; Danielle (Josh) Lumpkin; Magan (Kevin) Hightower; Jessica (Jeremy) Capps; Bethany Gunter (Klay Saxon); Brandon (Jennifer) Murphy; Kaleb (Hailey) Murphy; Ashley (Daniel) Mott; Alyson (Michael) Barber; and Mady Williams; and 20 great-grandchildren.
Mr. Gunter was preceded in death by his parents Waymon Luther Gunter and Maggie Bess James Gunter and his siblings Lucille Baker, H.B. Gunter, Glenn Gunter, Glynnis (Jill) Nicholson, Bill Gunter, Pat Adams, Grace Barnes, Frankie Gunter, Waymon Gunter, Hubert Gunter, and Bobby Gunter.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 18, at 2:00 p.m. at Clark Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Johnny Grant and Rev. Joe Dan Wilkins officiating. Interment will follow in Paulding Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, July 17 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
The family would like to extend their love and appreciation to everyone who will not be able to attend the service or visitation in person due to the states Covid-19 restrictions. (No more than 50 people inside the funeral home at one time) If attending the visitation or service, the staff of Clark Funeral Home recommends that a face mask be worn and that social distancing is practiced to help prevent the spreading any possible illnesses and to help keep visitors, friends and family members of Mr. Gunter safe.
Clark Funeral Home in Hiram, GA, is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be left for the family on at www.samclarkfuneralhome.com.