James Roland Gunter, 84, of Lumberton, died Sunday, October 10, 2021. He was born on June 28, 1937, in Bastrop, Louisiana, to Helen Bramlett Gunter and Brian Gunter. Survivors include his daughter, Kai Whitmire; grandchildren, Kristen Whitmire and her fiancé, Jonah Fuerstenberg, of Groves; Kaitlin Nichole Huckeba and her husband, Dylan, of Woodville; and Kari Whitmire and her fiancé, Tyler Whiteside, of Silsbee; and great-granddaughter, Adelynn Bell Huckeba. He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Carolyn Gunter; son, Jeff Gunter; daughter-in-law, Barbara Gunter; grandsons, Jacob and Matthew Gunter; son-in-law, Crockett Wayne Whitmire; brother, Joseph William Gunter; and sister, Betty Lou Bumgarner. A gathering of Mr. Gunter’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Thursday, October 14, 2021, at Broussard’s, 490 Cemetery Road, Silsbee. His funeral service will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, October 15, 2021, at Broussard’s, with his interment to follow at Morse Cemetery, Buna. Please observe social distancing guidelines. By attending any public event you are acknowledging the risk of exposure to the Corona Virus. Please follow the guidelines provided by the Centers for Disease Control: cdc.gov Complete and updated information may be found at: broussards1889.com.