The Shelbyville Republican
Funeral rites will be conducted Saturday
afternoon at 1:00 o'clock in the St. Stephens Evangelical Lutheran Church at
Spades (Ripley county) for John Gunter, 85, a former Shelby county
resident who died at his home in Spades Wednesday night. Burial will be in
the church cemetery. Friends may call at the Cook Funeral Home at Sunman
after 7:00 o'clock this evening.
Friday, October 24, 1952
MR. GUNTER resided
in Shelby county until about 35 years ago. He had served as a township
assessor for more than 25 years.
Among the survivors are
three daughters, Mrs. Ray T. Miller of Shelbyville; Mrs.
Leona Herron of Columbus and Mrs. Louis Meyer of Milroy; two
sons, Wilbur Gunter of Spades and Meredith Gunter of
Sunman; a sister, Mrs. Arthur Gillespie of Shelbyville; 11
grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming