MAYFIELD -- Gerald Wheeler Canter, 86, of Fairbanks died Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at his home.
He was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Murray and a retired employee of Ohio Valley Gas Co.
Mr. Canter is survived by his wife of 69 years, Edna Tinsley Canter; two daughters, Deborah Hulen of Sugar Land, Texas, and Rhonda Irvin of Paducah; two brothers, Ben Canter of Fairbanks and Keith Canter of Henderson; one sister, Sue Douglas of Houston, Texas; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. His parents were Lowell and Estelle Wheeler Canter.
Services will be at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, May 13, 2017, at Byrn Funeral Home in Mayfield. The Rev. Clint McCoy and the Rev. Bob Waldridge will officiate. Burial will be at Lynnville Baptist Church Cemetery.
Friends may call from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 13, 2017, at the funeral home.