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Ruth Annette (Creasman) Gunter

August 24, 1942 ~ June 25, 2020 (age 77)


Waynesville, Ruth Creasman Gunter, age 77, passed away on Thursday, June 25, 2020 at Haywood Regional Medical Center.

A native of Haywood County she was a daughter of the late Crawford and Letha Burnett Creasman.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lester T. Gunter, who died in 2012; daughter, Denise Gunter; five sisters; and five brothers.  Ruth was a member of Mission Baptist Church and previously worked for Dayco Corporation for 20+ years.  She enjoyed volunteering, participating in church activities and spending time with her grandchildren.

Ruth is survived by a daughter, Karen Morgan; three sons, Gary Gunter (Karen Chandler), Kevin Gunter and Keith Gunter; four sisters, Dorothy Barnette, Betty Justice, Wilma Thompson and Janice Hadlock; twelve grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 28, 2020 in the Waynesville chapel of Wells Funeral Home with Pastor Ricky Gibson officiating.  Burial will follow at Green Hill Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. until service time at the funeral home.

The care of Mrs. Gunter has been entrusted to Wells Funeral Homes.

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June 28, 2020

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Wells Funeral Home - Waynesville
296 North Main Street
Waynesville, NC 28786

Funeral Service
June 28, 2020

3:00 PM
Waynesville Chapel of Wells Funeral Home
296 N. Main Street
Waynesville, NC 28786

Video is available for this event

Burial following the service
June 28, 2020

Green Hill Cemetery
161 Veterans Circle
Waynesville, NC 28786

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