Debbie Bunton

Debra Ann Taylor Bunton, 49, of Statesville, passed away Friday, May 30, 2014 at Iredell Memorial Hospital.  She was born in Onslow County, N.C. on July 28, 1964 to the late Robert Cecil and Donna Jean Hudnall Taylor.

Debbie was a graduate of North Iredell High School and attended Mitchell College’s Nursing Program until stopping due to health problems.  On Nov. 4, 1989, she married Dennis Michael Bunton and they enjoyed almost 25 years of marriage before her passing.  She was a homemaker who loved taking care of her family and was a member of Command Baptist Church. 

Mrs. Bunton is survived by her husband, Dennis; her daughter, Kristain (Kyle Rankin); three brothers, Tommy Taylor (Sarah), Wayne Taylor, and Rex Taylor; and two grandsons, Tyler Bunton and Cody Rankin.  She is further survived by a step-daughter, Deloris Calhoun (Joe); a step-son, Joshua Bunton (Marissa); two step-granddaughters, Ashley Myers and Sydney Bunton; and two step-grandsons, Zachary Calhoun and Cooper Bunton; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.

Funeral services for Mrs. Bunton will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at Command Baptist Church with Pastor Tony Fox officiating.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.  The family will visit with friends at the church from 10:00 until 11:00 AM prior to the service.

Online condolences may be made to the family at and Nicholson Funeral Home is serving the family.

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