Funeral announced for Georgia couple found dead

Funeral announced for Georgia couple found dead

MARIETTA, GA (WALB) - Family members have announced the funeral of a Cobb County couple who were found dead in Telfair County this week.

Bud and June Runion's funeral service will be held Saturday, January 31st at 1 p.m. at Mt. Paran North Church of God in Marietta. That's according to the family's Facebook page: Find Bud and June Runion.

Investigators found their bodies and vehicle Monday. The couple traveled from their home in Marietta to McRae on Thursday to meet with Jay Towns about the possible purchase of a 1966 Mustang, according to authorities. The couple put an add on to Craigslist saying they wanted to purchase a Mustang. Towns responded to the add, but there was not car.

Their SUV was found submerged in a lake and their bodies were found nearby.

Towns has been charged with murder.

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