James Walter "Bud" Brunson, 74, of Saraland died Sept. 14, 2011.
He was born Aug. 9, 1937 in Clarke County. He was a loving and devoted husband, father and brother and will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved him. He was an avid fisherman and loved to hunt. He served in the United States Army.
Survivors include his loving wife of 47 years, Mary Lucy Dyer Brunson; two sons, Walter Eugene, Robert Daniel Brunson; one brother, John Robert Brunson Jr., numerous nephews, nieces, cousins and other relatives.
In lieu of flowers the family request that donations may be made to The National Kidney Foundation of America, PKD Foundation, 8330 Ward Parkway, Suite 510, Kansas City, MD, 64114, PKDcure.org. Checks payable to PKD Foundation and include the name of the person to whom you want to memorialize.
The service was Sept. 17 at 2:30 p.m. at Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel in Saraland. Burial was at the Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens.
Forest Lawn Funeral Home of Saraland directed.