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Beam Funeral Service & Crematory
Friday March 11th, 2022
2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Beam Funeral Service & Crematory
Friday March 11th, 2022

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Bethlehem Community Cemetery
Friday March 11th, 2022

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Travis Gunter

Travis Gunter, 79, of Old Fort, North Carolina, passed away Friday, March 04, 2022 at his daughter’s residence.


He was born in Madison County on October 11, 1942 to the late Manassie and Carrie Banks Gunter.


Travis enjoyed being in the outdoors, especially cattle farming. He worked as a mechanic. He enjoyed dog day on Sundays with his grandson. Travis was a loving father, grandfather, and great grandfather who will be greatly missed by all that knew him.


In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Helen Mae Bartlett Gunter; a son, Travis Kevin Gunter; a granddaughter, Julia Gunter; and a sister, Geneva Kent.


He is survived by three children, Gwen Evans (James), Dwayne Gunter (Cristie), and Kerri Autrey (Ryan); four grandchildren, Kaitlyn Arant (Dustin), Jacob Evans, Manassie Gunter, and Christian Mull (David); three great grandchildren, Kahlea Arant, Rylan Guffey, and Scarlet Mull; and one brother, Clarence Gunter (Jerlaine).


A funeral service will be held on Friday, March 11, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Beam Funeral Service with his son, Rev. Dwayne Gunter officiating. The family will receive friends from 2:00 until 3:00 p.m. Burial will follow at Bethlehem Community Cemetery.

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A candle was lit in memory of Travis Gunter

Richard & Brenda Lowe Mar 13 2022 4:17 PM

Dwayne, Gwen, Kerri & families, please except our heart felt condolences in the loss of Travis.Love to All
Karen & Mike Harden
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Karen Harden Mar 9 2022 5:48 PM

DeWayne and Christie; so sorry to hear of our loss of Travis. Love and prayers for peace.

Patricia Sams Mar 8 2022 5:38 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Travis Gunter

Patricia Banks Sams Mar 8 2022 5:25 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Travis Gunter

Greg and Sharon Hughes Mar 7 2022 12:12 PM

So sorry for your loss praying for all of you

Martha Morris Mar 6 2022 9:32 PM

so sorry for your loss.will keep you all in my prayers

Kristie Lytle Mar 5 2022 8:31 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Travis Gunter

Michelle Johnson Gibbs Mar 5 2022 8:26 PM

I'm so sorry to hear about your Dad. Praying for you all.

Denise Moore Cable Mar 5 2022 8:14 PM

Kerri, sorry to hear about your loss of your Father. Will remember you and your family in prayer. May you find peice through God.

Jane Byrd Mar 5 2022 7:41 PM

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