Funeral services for Burt Allan Bunton, 73, of Sealy were held on Saturday, June 18 at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Sealy with the Rev. Rusty Griffin officiating. Interment was in the Sealy Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were Scott Huff, Darrel Claunch, Eddie Braley, Steve Huff, James Fronczak, Johnny Weeber, David Claunch, Dale Stites and Erick Meyer. Bunton was born in Greenville, the son of Charlie Eli and Irene (Martin) Bunon. He was raised in Grenville and graduated from Greenville High School. He went on to graduate from the University of Houston. Bert served in the Armed Forces as a U.S. Airman. He was in the real Estate Business as a real Estate Investor and Developer. He passed away Wednesday, June 15 after a long struggle which he endured with faith, strength and a smile. Bunton is survived by: wife -- Janet Bunton of Sealy; daughter -- Barbara Ann Stites and husband Dale of California; sisters -- Mary Jo Johnson and husband Sam of Sealy; and Nancy Huff and husband Leroy of Dallas; stepchildren and grandchildren, Sarah Berrett, Brooke and J.T. Weeber, Hailey Grabarshick and Hunter Fronczak and numerous other family members. Preceded in death by: his daughter -- Connie Lynn Bunton of Houston; mother -- Irene Whitley; and stepfather -- J.O. Whitley of Pittsburg, Texas; brothers -- Charlie Eli Bunton of Houston and Frank D. Bunton of Sealy; and numerous other family members. Funeral arrangements by Knesek Family Funeral Chapel.
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