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Elva Hunt, 101, Taylor Co., KY native, (1912-2013)

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Mt. Gilboa Baptist Church. She united in marriage to Oliver Hunt September 19, 1931; their union endured for almost 49 years, until his death May 5, 1980. She leaves 15 direct living descendants
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Elva Hunt, 101, of Lexington, KY formerly of the Mt. Gilboa Community, died at 8:24amET, Tuesday, June 18, 2013 in Lexington, KY.

Funeral services were at 10amCT/11amET, Thursday, June 20, 2013, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. J.T. Rafferty. Burial is in Brookside Cemetery, W Main Street, Campbellsville, KY.

Pallbearers: Ray Dowd, Scott Faulkner, Gary Hunt, Larry Hunt, George Phillips, and Edwin Sprowles.

Elva Hunt, 101, Taylor Co., KY native, (1912-2013)

Elva Hunt was the daughter of the late Bennie Wilton Hunt and Josie Ella Hunt. She was born in Taylor County, Kentucky, Thursday, January 11, 1912. She died at Tuesday, June 18, 2013 in Lexington, Fayette County, KY, at the age of 101 years, 5 months, and 7 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Mt. Gilboa Baptist Church. She united in marriage to Oliver Hunt September 19, 1931. He preceded her in death May 5, 1980.

She is survived by the following:
  • One son and one daughter: Darrell Hunt and wife, Nancy of Campbellsville, KY; and Mildred Wise and husband, Carl of Lexington, KY

  • Five granddaughters: Donna Faulkner and husband, Scott and Cindy Hunt of Campbellsville, KY; Jan Dowd and husband, Ray and Carla Masharbash and husband, Issa of Lexington, KY; and Allison Hunt of Riverside, California

  • Eight great-grandchildren

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
She was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters: Herman Hunt, Ervin Hunt, Leona Sullivan and Lizzie Sullivan.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to Gideon Bibles and may be made at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

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The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY in charge of arrangements.

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