Jason James Bunting
June 16, 2022
Jason James Bunting was born in Bremerton July 17, 1986 to James and Kimberly (Combs) Bunting, and was a lifelong resident of Shelton, passed away at age 35 due to health complications on Friday, June 10th, 2022.
Jason had a love for golfing, and anything to do with baseball, he enjoyed camping, hiking, nature walks, making people laugh. He was a good uncle and loved his nieces and nephew so much. Jason enjoyed drumming, beading, and "rapping", when he was younger, he even wrote his own songs. He had a love for Jesus, and also strived to stay in touch with his Native roots. Jason was an enrolled member of Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes from Montana, although he lived in Shelton his entire life.
He was preceded in death by parents, James and Kimberly Bunting, and niece Kirstie Lee Marcy. Jason is survived by his sister April Mae Byrd (Jimmy Byrd, III), nieces Unique Byrd and Aya Byrd, his oldest nephew Randall Nichols, and nephew James Byrd, IV, of Skokomish, WA, fiancé Rachel McMillian of Shelton, and her children Taylor Wheaton and Ella Anne that Jason loved as his own; also numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
A Memorial service is planned for Sunday, June 26th, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at Mountain View Alliance Church 314 E. "J" Street, Shelton, WA 98584 and immediately following a graveside inurnment at Shelton Cemetery.