John Larry Panter is preceded in death by his son, John David Panter, his parents, Joe and Grace Panter and brother, J.W. Panter. Mr. Panter is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Gloria Panter; brother, James Panter and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives. A Celebration of Life will be Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 3:00 pm at Crestview Memorial Funeral Home. A time of visitation will begin at 2:00 pm at the funeral home. Entombment will be at Crestview Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or Alzheimer’s Association of Alabama.