David E. Panter, 94, of Suches, GA, passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2022, surrounded by family. David was born April 8, 1928, in Dial, GA to Loy and Blanche Panter.
David was a hard worker and a steward of the land who loved farming and sharing the fruits of his labor with his friends and family. He put his family first and was always willing to help friends and neighbors. He was a veteran of the US Army serving in the Korean War. He was well-traveled and had a wonderful sense of humor.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Loy & Blanche Panter; son, Leon Panter; brothers, Herbert Panter and Everett Panter; and sister, Willa Adams.
He is survived by his wife, Bernice; son, Randall Panter; daughter, Elaine Burch; son, Richard (Martha) Panter, and daughter, Angela (Jay) Cox; sister, Bonnie Lance, brothers, Hubert Panter and Edward (Vickie) Panter, and sisters, Gail (Stephen) Price and June (Jamie) Brunny; grandchildren, Brett Panter, Daniel Burch, Cody Panter, Krystal Panter, Brandon Panter, Jordan Pachman, and Alexis Cox; and great-grandchildren, Kaleigh Panter, Cameron Panter, Malechiah Panter, and Addie Panter.
Funeral Service, on Saturday July 30, 2022, at 2:00 PM at Henry-Cochran Funeral Home with Rev. Tim Garrett officiating. Interment will follow in the Sugar Hill (Salem #1) Cemetery.
The following gentlemen will serve as pallbearers, Randall Panter, Richard Panter, Jay Cox, Brett Panter, Daniel Burch, Cody Panter, Brandon Panter, and Hunter Pachman.
Honorary pallbearer: Ray Davis.
The family will receive friends at Henry-Cochran Funeral Home Saturday, 30th of July, 2022, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM.
Cochran Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of David E. Panter; you may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.