Funeral service for Arthur Aaron Bunn, 70, of Wedowee, was held Sunday, March 16, 2014, at 2:30 p.m. at Benefield Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Wayne Honeycutt and Donnie Perry officiating. Burial followed in the Corinth Christian Church Cemetery. Benefield Funeral Home of Wedowee was in charge of arrangements. Mr. Bunn passed away Friday, March 14, 2014, at UAB Hospital. The family received friends at Benefield Funeral Home in Wedowee from 12:30-2:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 16, 2014. Mr. Bunn is survived by his wife, Shirley Albright Bunn, of Wedowee; one son, Michael Bunn (Brooke), of Birmingham; two grandchildren, Drew and Mark Bunn; two sisters, Barbara Jane Blake, of Fulton, Miss. and Carol Bunn, of Alabaster; four brothers, Max Bunn, of San Jose, Calif., Joel Bunn, Roy Bunn, both from Wedowee, and Dwight Bunn, of Florence. Pallbearers will be Drew Bunn, Phil Bunn, Joe Blake, Jonathan Bunn, Chris Albright, and Walt Albright. Honorary pallbearers will be BNSF railroaders Mr. Bunn was born on September 25, 1943, the son of Theodore and Cludia Sailors Bunn. He was a 1961 graduate of RCHS and a 1979 graduate of UAB. Mr. Bunn was also a retired BNSF railroad engineer, and he was a member of Westwood Baptist Church in Birmingham. Mr. Bunn was a paratrooper for the 101st Airborne Division. He trained at Ft. Benning, Ga., and he was stationed at Ft. Campbell, Ky. He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Betty Frances Bunn. The family will accept flowers but prefer donations to Corinth South Christian Church Cemetery Fund, located near Wadley, Ala. Online condolences may be expressed at www.benefieldfhwedowee.com Benefield Funeral Home 17624 Highway 431 Wedowee, AL 36278 256/357-2888
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Published in The Anniston Star from Mar. 17 to Mar. 18, 2014