|Birth: ||May 19, 1949|
|Death: ||Oct. 10, 2011|
Forrest Randall Brunson, 62, of Pensacola, FL passed away on Monday, October 10, 2011 after a courageous battle with Fabry disease. Mr. Brunson was born on May 19, 1949 in Elba, AL to Forrest P. and Thelma (Wooten) Brunson. He retired from Shell Offshore, Inc. in Offshore Productions after 30 years of service. Mr. Brunson enjoyed wood carving and cooking. One of his greatest joys was watching his grandchildren. He was a member of Cokesbury United Methodist Church.
He was predeceased by his father, Forrest P. Brunson; his mother, Thelma Wooten Brunson and a son, Joshua Dalton Brunson.
Survivors include his loving wife of 40 years, Judith Elaine Davis Brunson; a son, Jason Randall Brunson; sister, Minnette (Don) Kimbro of Montgomery, AL; grandchildren, Lennon McKay Schweigert and Patricia Layne Schweigert along with the parents of his grandchildren, Alisa and Adam Schweigert all of Pensacola.
Visitation will be held from 1-2pm Thursday, October 13, 2011 with funeral services beginning at 2:00pm at Cokesbury United Methodist Church (9th Ave. Campus) with Rev. Connie Ragghianti and Rev. Stuart Worth officiating. Burial will follow at Eastern Gate Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Fabry Disease Research-NFDF, 4301 Connecticut Ave., N.W., Suite 404, Washington, D.C. 20008-2369 or Cokesbury United Methodist Church, 5725 N. 9th Ave., Pensacola, FL 32504 or to Sacred Heart School for educational fund for Lennon and Layne Schweigert, 1603 N. 12th Ave., Pensacola, FL 32503.
The family wishes to give special Thanks to Dr. Alsheikh and his staff; Dr. Warnock and staff; the Fabry staff at UAB; 4th Floor nurses at Baptist Hospital; Cokesbury United Methodist Church and Rev. Connie Ragghianti for their professionalism and care provided Mr. Brunson.
HARPER-MORRIS MEMORIAL CHAPEL is in charge of arrangements.
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Published in Pensacola News Journal on October 12, 2011
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