GASTONIA - John David Anton Jr., 75, passed away Jan. 27, 2013, at his residence.
He was a native of Gaston County, born March 2, 1937, to the late John David Anton Sr. and Marie Tabot An-ton.
John had retired from American & Efird.
Survivors include his brother, Bill Anton and his wife Judy Anton of Gastonia.
The family will receive friends from 10 until 11 a.m. at Withers & Whisenant Funeral Home.
Private graveside services will be 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Hollywood Cemetery with Reverend Michael Cromer.
Memorials may be made to the donor's choice.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.withersandwhisenantfuneral.com.
The family is being cared for by Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Road Gastonia, 704-864-5144.