Mr. Justin Todd Canter, better known as “Buster,” of Creston, passed away Monday morning, Oct. 22, 2012, at North Carolina Baptist Medical Center. He was 20.
Mr. Canter was born in Ashe County on July 14, 1992, to the late Joseph “Joey” Todd Canter Jr. and Regina Gail Roten Taylor. He had a great sense of humor and always had a smile on his face. He also enjoyed riding dirt bikes.
He is preceded in death by his father; Joseph Todd Canter Jr.; great-grandparents; Lawson and Ruth Greer, Odell and Stella Canter, Lonnie and Inez Wyatt, and Odell Roten; and one uncle Allen Roten.
He is survived by his mother; Regina Gail Taylor of Crumpler; grandparents, J.T. and Barbara Canter of Creston, and Jerry and Kay Roten of Crumpler; one great-grandmother; Zena Roten of Laurel Springs; three sisters; Samantha Dawn Canter of Crumpler, Savannah Taylor of Crumpler, and Harley Taylor of Crumpler; one aunt, Hope Guy and husband Michael of Crumpler; one uncle Denise and wife Cynthia of Crumpler; girlfriend, Kim Carpenter; special nephew, Levi Canter; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, at Boone Family Funeral Home with Rev. David Lyalls, Rev. Frankie Rash, and Rev. Lonnie Pruitt officiating. Burial followed in the Rash Cemetery.
The family received friends on Thursday at Boone Family Funeral Home.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to the family in care of Boone Family Funeral Home, PO Box 786, West Jefferson, NC 28694.
You may give the family your condolences at our website www.boonefuneralhome.com.
Boone Family Funeral Home of West Jefferson is in charge of these arrangements.