Billy Bob Bunton, 70, of Spruce Pine passed away Tuesday December 15, 2009 in the Blue Ridge Regional Hospital. A native of Avery County he was a son of the late William and Hallie Ollis Bunton. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers; Junior, Lawrence and Earl Bunton and a sister Lucille Davis.
Survivors include two sisters; Ruby Whisnant of Spruce Pine and Frances Garland of Rutherfordton, NC. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Mr. Bunton will be conducted at 2:00 pm Thursday December 17, 2009 in the Grindstaff Memorial Chapel of Webb Funeral Home with the Rev. Luther Carver officiating. Interment will follow in the Cranberry Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Condolences may be e-mailed by going to our website; www.webbfh.com., selecting obituaries, and clicking on the name you wish to view and sign the guestbook. Webb Funeral Home in Spruce Pine, NC is assisting the Bunton family.