Mr. Allie Edward Hunt, 96 of Ash Road, Salt Lick, Kentucky passed away Friday evening, October 21, 2016 in the St. Claire Regional Medical Center at Morehead.
He was born May 2, 1920 at Yale in Menifee County, Kentucky to the late Samuel R. "Bud" Hunt and Julia Mynhier Hunt.
Mr. Hunt was retired from the U.S. Forest Service and was also a farmer. He was a United States Army veteran having served during W.W. II He was a member of the Midland First Church of God, a graduate of Morehead High School and enjoyed hunting, whittling, traveling and spending time with his family and friends.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers, Mason Hunt and Calvin Hunt, one sister, Roxie Walter and his daughter-in-law, Judy Green Hunt.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Irene Thomas Hunt whom he married on September 3, 1950, two sons, Steven Hunt and Jeffrey Hunt both of Salt Lick, Kentucky, Two daughters, Debra Cochran and her husband James of Salt Lick, Kentucky and Jeni Carpenter and her husband Bud of Owingsville, Kentucky. Five grandchildren, Julia (Matt) Dillon, Kellie (Brandon) Dillon, Chris (Emily) Hunt, Stacey (Joseph) Hammack and Connor Carpenter. Also, Seven great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, October 25, 2016 in the Midland First Church of God with Rev. Bush Stevenson and Rev. Guy McKenzie officiating.
Burial with full military honors will be in the Ginter Cemetery in Menifee County.
Visitation at the Midland First Church of God is after 4:00 p.m. Monday, October 24, 2016
Serving as pall bearers will be Chris Hunt, Joseph Hammack, Calvin Hunt, Jr., Tom Hunt, Matt Dillon and Brandon Dillon. Honorary pall bearers will be Bud Carpenter, James Cochran, Jason Carmichael, Richard Hunter, Danny Phillips, Jimmy Hunt, Jerry Hunt and Danny Hunt.
Contributions are suggested to the Ginter Cemetery Fund.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Michael R. Gray Funeral Home in Owingsville.