Visitation for Mrs. Hunt will be held Sunday, Dec. 29 from 3-7 p.m. and Monday, Dec. 30 from noon until funeral services at 1 p.m. in the Partlow Funeral Chapel. Bro. Bill Speight will officiate the service. Interment will follow in Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Mrs. Hunt, age 90, passed away Friday Dec. 27, 2013 in the Quality Health Care Center.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Andrew Thomas and Lula Belle Mathis Martin; husband, William Shirley Hunt; brothers, Ed Martin, Frank Martin, Dud Martin, Perry Martin; and sister, Dr. Myrtle Jane Ward.
She is survived by her son, Walter "Pete" (Melanie) Hunt; daughter, Shirlene "Toots" (Dr. Bill) Willis; grandchildren, Tammy (Lee) Hopper, Opie (Tammy) Hunt, Bill Willis III, Paige (Marty) Hagar; great-grandchildren, Ryan (Amy) King, Kristen Hunt, Brooke Hagar, Brittany Hagar, Brynn Hagar; special friend, Kenneth Fite; beloved pet, Kitty Cat; and many loving family and friends too numerous to mention at "The Glade."
A special thank you goes to the staff and employees of Quality Health Care Center.
Mrs. Jessie Hunt was a member of the Gladeville Church of Christ, and owner of Hunt's Grocery Store in Gladeville for more than 60 years.
Active pallbearers will be Ryan King, Butch Martin, Johnny Martin, Opie Hunt, Andrew Dudley Martin and Johnny Chaffin.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests in Mrs. Hunt's memory for donations to be made to New Leash On Life, P.O. Box 247. Lebanon, TN 37088.
Partlow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements, 615-444-7007, obituary line 615-444-7700, partlowchapel.com.