Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1966 RJC

Don Bunton DON BUNTON, 71, passed away on June 27, 2019, in Abilene, TX, with burial in Evergreen Cemetery at Ranger, TX. Born in Graham, TX on Nov. 13, 1947, Don was the son of Oscar Denwood Bunton & Geneva Ann (Bowen) Bunton. He was a 1966 graduate of Ranger High School in Ranger, TX and attended Ranger Jr. College where he met Linda Doris Davis (RJC-1968), whom he married in Jan. of 1969, in Abilene. Don graduated from The University of Texas at Austin - School of Pharmacy in 1971, and that same year moved to Munday, TX. He began working for the Smith family at Smith Drug & Grace Gift Center, which he purchased in 1985 and owned and operated until 2004. He most recently was working in Rotan, TX at Fisher County Hospital where he retired two months ago. In Munday, Don was a deacon and elder in the Munday Church of Christ. He also served on the Knox County Hospital District Board of Directors and was a past president of the hospital district. Don was an avid and loyal University of Texas Longhorn fan. He loved to golf and fish. Don was preceded in death by a son, Joseph Lee Bunton in 2018; his father; his mother who died when he was six years of age; & his stepmother, Opal Boles Bunton. Survivors include his wife, Linda Bunton of Abilene; son, Mike Bunton & wife Kassie of Plains, TX; daughter, Cheryl Bunton Green and husband Luke of Lubbock, TX; and three grandchildren, Ty Houtchens of Lubbock, and Desi Bunton and Macy Bunton of Plains.