MANTER — Bud Loader, 76, died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at his home in Manter.
He was born Feb. 14, 1936, in Stanton County, to Durward and Lura Kligore Loader. He graduated from Manter High School.
A lifetime resident of Stanton County, Mr. Loader farmed, and raised cattle and horses.
On Jan. 14, 1956, he married Ruth Hale in Clayton, N.M. She survives. Other survivors include two sons, Charles Loader of Smithville, Tenn., and Wes Loader of Manter; a daughter, Tammy Loader of Manter; a brother, Lonnie Loader of Penrose, Colo.; four sisters, Bonnie Stone of Manter, Maurina Chenoweth of Pueblo, Colo., Debbie and Deanna; 11 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Ronnie Loader; and a sister, Billie McNutt.
Funeral will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at Manter United Methodist Church. Burial will follow at Stanton County Cemetery in Johnson City.
Visitation hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. today at Garnand Funeral Home in Johnson City. Memorials are suggested to Manter United Methodist Church, in care of the funeral home, Box 715, Johnson City, KS 67855.