Helen Ruth Hunt, age 86, of the
Dabney Community, passed from this life on Tuesday, July 19,
Helen was born on December 15,
1929, in Somerset, daughter of the late Edgar and Effie Mae
She married Carlos E. Hunt on February
6, 1948, in Somerset.
She was a homemaker and loved working in
Helen was a member of Pleasant View
She is survived by her
daughters, Phyllis Barron (and Ira Lee who has been like a son)
Barron, Linda Meece and Diana (and Tommy) Whitaker, all of
Somerset; her brother, E.J. (and Francis) Jones, of Somerset;
her sisters-in-law, Wilma Jean Meece, of Eubank, Faye Jones, of
Somerset, and Margaret Jones, of Miamisburg, Ohio; her
grandchildren, David (and Misty) Whitaker, Scott (and Danielle)
Barron, Tennille (and Chris) Johnson, and Danielle (and Josh)
Burdine; and her great-grandchildren, Austin Whitaker, Jacelyn
Whitaker, Tyler Barron, Sadee Burdine and Thomas Burdine.
Preceding Helen in death are
her parents; her husband, Carlos E. Hunt; her son, Freddie E.
Hunt; her son-in-law, Danny Meece; her brothers, Herman Jones,
Orville Jones and Arlie Jones; and her sisters, Beulah Payne and
Visitation was Thursday, July
21, 2016, at 2:00 p.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral services followed the
visitation, on Thursday, at 3:00 p.m., in the funeral home
chapel, with Bro. Stan Stevenson officiating.
Burial was in Pleasant View Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family
requests donations made to the Pulaski County Alzheimer’s
Respite Center or to Pleasant View Baptist Church.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is
in charge of arrangements.