Dessie Mae Hunter


Dessie Mae Hunter, age 89. Sunrise March 31, 1932 and Sunset April 28, 2021.

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Public Visitation 10:00 AM and Private Family Funeral Service 11:00 AM Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at Emmanuel Community Baptist Church, 443 Johnson St. Mask and Social Distancing are required. Interment at Green Lawn Cemetery. Ministry of Comfort entrusted to MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 E. Livingston Ave. To read the complete obituary, order flowers, view video tribute and offer condolences to the Hunter Family, visit

Condolence Messages

  1. Rev. George Hunter and family Members. I was saddened to hear of your Mother’s Passing. However, God is able to give you comfort like no other can. Do know that you and family are in my prayers. You know your Mother and my mother were good friends and sang in the gospel choir at Mt. Zion back in the day. Love and prayers, Sis. Jean Epps

  2. Frances Foggie

    I’m so sorry for your lost I will miss you mine bubby mine friend.restin peace.

  3. The Ray family

    Dear Pastor Hunter family & friends,
    We were very saddened to learn of the departure of such a remarkable women and mentor such as Mrs. Dessie M. Hunter. Please accept our prayers and sincerest condolences in remembrance of such a God-fearing, spirit-filled women that we will never forget and always cherish!
    Sister Dessie Mae Hunters’ BFFs including but not limited to sister Della LaRose Ray are now singing the ‘Hallelujah’ chorus!!! In one accord!
    May God continue to keep all of you in His tender care and comfort at this time and always!!!


    Deacon Tom Ray III & family

  4. Suerathia C. Turner

    Saundrea & family please know that my heart is sadden to read of the passing of your precious mother. Know that my prayers are with you ALWAYS. Love Suerathia & Wayne!

  5. Expression of sympathy for the family.
    May God comfort you through his word the Bible and the gift of prayer. With caring thoughts.

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