BILLIE McDONALD BUNN
October 21, 1942 – January 16, 2014
MIDDLESEX – Billie McDonald Bunn, 71, died Thursday. A native of Johnston County and reared in Middlesex, he was son to the late Payton Jasper & Bessie Elizabeth Marshall Bunn. He served his country in the United States Army. Billie was a genuinely sincere and heartwarming man. An avid fisherman, he was a man of few words. Working for many years at Lake Wendell Farm Company, Billie loved to fix things and enjoyed passing his knowledge on to future generations. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 43 years, Barbara Janie Perry Bunn.
He is survived by his fiancé, Ann L. Allen of Rocky Mount, brother, Dennis Bunn (Debbie) of Spring Hope, nephews, Ronnie Bunn (Dawn), Reid Bunn, great nephew, Coy Bunn, great niece C. J. Bunn, many other family and friends who will truly miss him.
In lieu of flowers memorials are requested to the Middlesex Fire Department of which Billie was retired from the Brotherhood of Middlesex Fire Department, or a charity of choice.
Funeral service 3 pm, Sunday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, 211 W. Third St., Wendell with visitation from 1-3 pm, prior to the service and other times at Dennis & Debbie’s home. Interment will follow in Hollywood Cemetery, Middlesex. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net