Robert “Bob” Burton Hunter, age 85 of Sherrills Ford, passed away on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at his residence.
Born July 29, 1932 in Mecklenburg County, he was the son of the late Marvin Burton and Martha Lurene Smoak Hunter. He was an Army Veteran who served in the 3rd Armored Division at Fort Knox, KY. Bob was a Mason and a member of the Steele Creek Lodge. He was a lifelong employee of BellSouth as was his father. In addition to his parents, a brother, Joel Moore Hunter; sister, Martha Hunter Beland preceded him in death. Bob’s beloved sister and best friend, Buena (Bunny) Hunter McLeod followed him in death later that day.
Left to cherish his memory: Wife, Hilda Mauney Queen Hunter of Gastonia; 2 daughters, Beverly Shea of High Point; Leslie Hunter and husband Harry Robert, Jr. of Sherrills Ford; son, Robert Christopher Hunter of Columbia; granddaughters, Anna Lurene and Holly Elizabeth Hunter.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Kornegay Funeral Home in Camden, SC with Rev. Joel Byrd officiating.
The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM at the funeral home.
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Burke Mortuary in Maiden is serving the Hunter family.