HAW RIVER - Vernon Bunn Jr. 87, of 607 Rolling Road, Haw River, died Thursday, June 20, 2013, at his residence.
He was a native of Alamance County, a retired automotive machinist, a member of Haw River United Methodist Church, served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict
and was a member of the American Legion Post 39 in Vero Beach, Florida
Survivors include his wife; Nelmer Pendergraph Bunn of the home; daughters, Sharon Bunn Buckner and husband Steve of Kernersville, N.C. and Karen Johnson 0f Graham, N.C.; sons, Vernon Grayson Bunn and wife Patti of Vero Beach, Fla. and David Bunn and wife Josie of Fayetteville, N.C.; 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother, the Rev. Paul Bunn and wife Dot of Hamlett, N.C.; stepson, Jimmy Rogers of Hillsborough, N.C. and stepdaughter; Linda Ann Warren of Haw River.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Vernon Bunn Sr. and Sarah Rebecca Swink Bunn; son, Tony Carson Bunn and sister; Mary Elizabeth Newlin.
A Memorial Service celebrating Vernon's life will be held Saturday, June 22 at 2 p.m. at the Haw River United Methodist Church conducted by Pastor Jeanne Neal. The family will receive friends in the fellowship hall following the service, and at other times at the residence.
Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance/Caswell, 918 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215.
Online condolences may be made to www.mcclurefuneralservice.net