Jerry "Tommy" Gunter

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Evans Mortuary
805 North Gateway Avenue
Rockwood, TN

Jerry "Tommy" Gunter, 77, of Rockwood, passed away on Wednesday, Feb.6, 2019, at his residence.
He was of the Protestant faith and was a good-hearted man. Mr. Gunter was a U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran, an avid NASCAR, and go-cart enthusiast and a fan of Tennessee men's basketball. He retired from Bell South as a repairman installer. Mr. Gunter was preceded in death by his parents, Henry F. and Mae Gunter.
Survivors include his wife, Stormy Gunter of Rockwood; brother, Bill Gunter (Rella Sue) of Kingston; sisters, Jeanette Pelfrey of Smyrna and Judy McElroy of Midtown; mother-in-law, Mary Melvin of Harriman; sister-in-law, Donna Raney (Fred) of Midtown; nephew, Bill Gunter Jr. of Kingston and Jerry "Buddy" Cook; niece, Emily Reeves of Calhoun, Ga.; special daughters, Debbie Turski, Becky Stevens and Little T. the Cat.
The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at Evans Mortuary, Rockwood. Graveside and burial services will follow in Roane Memorial Gardens, Rockwood, with the Rev. Ernie Willis officiating. The family requests memorials to , One Vantage Way, Suite B 130, Nashville, TN 37228 or the , 4708 Papermill Dr. NW, Knoxville, TN 37909.
Published in Roane County News on Feb. 8, 2019
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