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Justin Todd Canter

Originally published: Oct. 29, 2012
Last modified: Oct. 29, 2012

Mr. Justin Todd Canter, better known as "Buster," 20, of Creston, passed away Monday morning, Oct. 22, 2012, at North Carolina Baptist Medical Center.

Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, at Boone Family Funeral Home with the Rev. David Lyalls, the Rev. Frankie Rash, and the Rev. Lonnie Pruitt officiating. Burial followed in the Rash Cemetery.

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 Roten 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, Dennis and wife, Cynthia, of Crumpler; girlfriend, Kim Carpenter; special nephew, Levi Canter; several nieces and nephews also survive.

Flowers were appreciated or memorials may be made to the family in care of Boone Family Funeral Home, P.O. Box 786, West Jefferson, N.C. 28694.

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