Jane Suzanne Bunton, age 53, of Liberal, MO died Sunday, May 31, 2015 at her home, following a battle with cancer.
Suzanne was born, July 10, 1961 in Monett, MO to Harold Dean Stockton and Anna Jane (Page) Stockton. After graduating Aurora High School in 1979, she went on to receive her bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Pittsburg State University. On June 4, 1982 she married Rodney Lee Bunton at the First Baptist Church in Aurora, MO. Suzanne had been a second grade teacher at Liberal for 18 years. She also had taught Sunday School for the High School students and was a youth leader at the Hannon Free Will Baptist Church where she was a member. Suzanne enjoyed playing the saxophone and was very artistic, especially gifted with drawing.
Suzanne leaves behind her husband of nearly 33 years, Rodney Bunton; two daughters, Sarah Robertson and husband Caleb, of Liberal, MO and Becca Bunton and fiancé, Jason Burns of Decatur, IL; one brother David Stockton and wife Elaine of Augusta, GA; mother-in-law Virginia Bunton of Liberal, MO, and her nieces, nephews, and extended family. She was preceded in death by her parents and father-in-law, Lee Bunton.
Funeral service will be held 2:00 pm Friday, June 5, 2015 at Hannon Freewill Baptist Church with burial to follow at Barton City Cemetery.
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