John Andrew Funderburk (age 74) was born on June 23, 1944 in Chesterfield, South Carolina to Andrew Cecil Funderburk and Eloise Burch-Funderburk. After graduating from Gary High in SC, John joined the US Army (1962-1965). John later worked as a US Postal Carrier and a San Bndo County Deputy Sheriff for 26 years (Retired 2003). He resided in Rialto, California for over 30 years.
John married Betty Jean Johnson in 1967 and remained married for a substantial portion of his early life. John had 4 children-Terence McGee, Courtney McGee, Regina Funderburk and Gary Smith. He also had seven siblings (Funderburk) Maggie, Richard, Sally, David, Robin, Andrew Jr. and Octavia. John entered into eternal rest on November 9, 2018. John leaves behind children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, sisters, nieces, nephews and a host of relatives and friends.