SNOW HILL - Kermit Melvin Bunn, went to be with his Heavenly Father on Saturday, Sep-tember 5, 2009. Kermit was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He will be remembered as a fun loving and giving person. Kermit had a great love for his family, church and garden. Kermit was a master gardener. His hobbies were baseball, blue grass music, camp-ing and fishing. Kermit retired from the United States Air Force and from the City of Goldsboro. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 7 p.m. at The Lord's Table with the Rev. Bill Wilson, the Rev. Charles Kirkland, and the Rev. Bill Rose officiating. Entombment will be Thursday at 11 a.m. in the mausoleum of Wayne Memorial Park with full military honors. Kermit is survived by his wife of 54 years, Lorena Bunn of Snow Hill; his daughter, Melvin Cecelia McMillan and hus-band Roy, of Anchorage, Alaska; his sons, Ronnie Dean Bunn and wife Linda, and Herbert Elias Bunn and wife Alice, all of Goldsboro; six grandchildren, Shauna McMillan of Anchorage, Alaska, John McMillan of Cheyenne, Wyoming, Walter Scott Bunn, Thomas Bunn, Scott Sey-mour, and Kevin Seymour, all of Goldsboro; and four great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother, Sammy Bunn and wife Connie, of Grifton; his sisters, Mary Brewer of Washing-ton, Reba Moore of Grifton, Retha Moore and husband Edward, of Kinston, Louvenia Brinkley of Wilmington, Ann Moore and husband Roger, of Grifton, Zadie Carol Manuel and husband Ray, of Greenville, Daisy Anderson and husband John, of Snow Hill, Peggy Dinn and husband Don-ald, of Grifton; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a grandson, Andy Jay Bunn of Goldsboro; a brother, Lenzia Harold Bunn of Virginia; and his parents, Kermit Bunn and Bernice Bunn of Snow Hill. Flowers are welcome or memorials may be made to The Lord's Table, 1215 Parkway Drive, Goldsboro, NC 27530 or to the American Heart Association
, P.O. Box 5216 Glen Allen, VA 23058. A viewing will be Wednesday from 6-7 p.m. at the Lord's Table. The family will greet friends following the service and other times at his home, 2234 Shine Road, Snow Hill. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhome.com
. Arrangements by Seymour Funeral Home, Goldsboro. Sign the guest book at kinston.com
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Published by Free Press from Sep. 9 to Sep. 12, 2009.