79-year-old Fairfield resident, Ralph Bunting died at 7:10 p.m. Tuesday, March 27 at Way Fair in Fairfield. A U.S. Army Veteran, he had been a Fairfield City Police Officer, retiring in 1990 after 28 years of service.
Survivors include his companion of 30 years, Pat Lawhon of Fairfield; daughters, Susan and Dale Woods of Ellery, JoLynn Swanigan of Evansville, IN, Lisa and Bart Marshall of Goodyear, AZ; a sister, Janet Bashore of Fairfield; six grandchildren, Larissa and Anthony Marshal, Jason and Michele Woods and Cody and Zachary Swanigan.
Services for Ralph Bunting will be 10 a.m. Saturday, March 30 at the Johnson & Vaughn Funeral Home in Fairfield with burial in Maple Hill Cemetery with Military Honors.
Visitation will be from 5 – 7 Friday evening, March 29 at the Johnson & Vaughn Funeral Home in Fairfield.
Memorials may be made to the Festival of Lights Display Upkeep Fund.