Jerry “Tommy” Gunter, Rockwood
Mr. Jerry “Tommy” Gunter, age 77 of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away on Wednesday, February 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, Go-Cart enthusiast and a fan of the Tennessee Men’s Basketball. He retired from Bell South as a Repairman Installer. Mr. Gunter is preceded in death by his parents, Henry F. & Mae Gunter.
Survivors include: Wife: Stormy Gunter of Rockwood, TN Brother: Bill Gunter (Rella Sue) of Kingston, TN Sisters: Jeanette Pelfrey of Smyrna, TN; Judy McElroy of Midtown Mother-in-law: Mary Melvin of Harriman, TN Sister-in-law: Donna Raney (Fred) of Midtown Nephew: Bill Gunter, Jr. of Kingston, TN Jerry “Buddy” Cook Niece: Emily Reeves of Calhoun, Ga Special Daughters: Debbie Turski & Becky Stevens Little T. the Cat
The family will receive friends at Evans Mortuary on Saturday, February 9, 2019 from 1:00-2:00pm. Graveside and Burial Services will follow in Roane Memorial Gardens, Rockwood with Rev. Ernie Willis officiating. The family requests memorials to Lung Association, One Vantage Way, Suite B 130, Nashville, TN 37228 or the American Heart Association, 4708 Papermill Dr. NW, Knoxville, TN 37909. Evans Mortuary is serving the family of Mr. Jerry “Tommy” Gunter.