Obituary Listings

John William (Dub) Canter, Jr.

July 2, 1928 June 12, 2018
John William (Dub) Canter, Jr.
There are condolences waiting approval on John's Tribute wall
Obituary for John William (Dub) Canter, Jr.

Mr. John William “Dub” Canter, Jr. age 89, of Wilkesboro, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at Wake Forest Baptist Health Wilkes Medical Center.

A reception will be held Saturday 2:00, June 16, 2018 at the Parish House at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church.

Mr. Canter was born July 2, 1928 in Wilkes County to John William, Sr. and Ruby C. Estep Canter. He was the owner and operator of Wilkes Texaco. Mr. Canter was a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church and was a Master Mason at Liberty Lodge No 45.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Max Canter and Vaughn Canter.

He is survived by: his wife, June Pardue Canter of the home; two daughters and son-in-law, Teri Canter and Patrick Zander of Wilkesboro, Lyn Canter of Lafayette, CO; one granddaughter, Eva Coringrato of Lafayette, CO; and one brother, Don Canter of Wilkesboro.

Memorials may be made to Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church Cemetery Fund, 200 W Cowles Street, Wilkesboro, NC 28697.

On line condolences may be made at

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of John William (Dub) Canter, Jr., please visit our Tribute Store.

Memorial Contribution

Saint Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery Fund

200 W Cowles Street
Wilkesboro, NC 28697

Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
John William (Dub) Canter, Jr.

Thank you for sharing your
memory of John

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.