Robert Lee Hunter Sr.

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God’s promise to Robert Hunter Sr. came true on Tuesday July 26, 2022.  He was 76.

Bobby was born August 11,1945 to parents, Adron Hunter and Eula Shultz in Central City, KY. He graduated from Central City High School class of 1963, Following graduation he found and married his best friend, the love of his life Theresa.  Bobby was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather
As a young man he learned early to work hard and support his family, leading him to be an entrepreneur and honored employee at General Motors, Where He retired after 27 years of service.Always putting God first, and being of strong Christian faith, Bobby was a member of Providence Baptist Church.

Bobby is survived by his two sons, Robert Lee Hutner Jr. and Adrian Hunter Sr., 10 grandchildren including Alicia, Ebony, Adrian Jr and Kiara Hunter who he shared a special bond with.; 10 great grandchildren including Christopher, Joshua, and Nicholas Hunter; one brother, Leroy (Clarice) Willis of Central City, KY; special sister in law Fertang Strayhorn  of Greensboro, NC and fondly remembered by his many nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and many good friends including Bengi, F.D. and Robert Carr.

In addition to his loving wife of 53 years Theresa Hunter, Bobby was preceded in death by his parents  Adron Hunter and Eula Shultz; his sisters, Lena Make Baker and Clara Ann Barnhill and one great grandson, Quaclir Hunter.
Family will receive friends at their home, Wednesday  and Thursday 4-7pm.

Visitation 10:00am and Funeral 11:00am Thursday, August 4, 2022 at Providence Baptist Church 112 W. 6th St. Mask are required.  Interment at Mansfield Cemetery.

Ministry of comfort entrusted to MARLAN GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE MANSFIELD 753 McPherson St. (Formerly Williams Funeral Services).

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Condolence Messages

  1. Kim Hairston-Dismuke & Family

    Mr. Hunter was always pleasant when you ran into him somewhere with a smile. Praying for the family.

  2. Betty Palmer-Harris

    Condolences to the family of Robert Lee Hunter, My prayers are with you at this time of sorrow.

  3. Patricia Harris Pride

    My condolences and prayers to the Hunter Family. Robert will truly be missed.

  4. Debbie S Jefferson

    Was a very nice man rest in paradise ⚘⚘

  5. My condolences to the Hunter family, Bob was a great friend to my brother Benji aka Ben Tyler he was a honorary big brother. He will be missed by all who knew him. Praying for your family during this difficult time.

  6. Margie R Morris

    My sincere condolences to the Hunter family.

  7. Betty & Charles Catchings

    Prayers and condolences to the family.R.I.H.

  8. So sorry for your loss a very very nice person. I been knowing him and his Dad.This is a wonderful family that I know.Him and mine birthday is the same and we would all way has something to say to each other .So Rest In Heaven Sweetheart.Praying For The Family.Amen

  9. Bridget McQuiller

    My sincere condolences to the Hunter family Alicia is my niece her mother is my sister. I just want to express my sincere condolences to your family may the Lord keep you in His care and give you peace at this time. I had the opportunity to meet Mr Hunter many years ago he was very kind to me is what I will always remember about him.

  10. Sayro (Pumkin) Horn

    I am so sorry for your loss the Hunter family have my condolences. Bobby was a uncle to and Theresa was my aunt he will never be forgotten. May God bring you all comfort at this time of grieving and he will be missed by many people because he was a well known man. To his two sons Adrian and Bobby Jr love you guys❤❤

  11. Denise Strayhorn

    Rest easy brother in law. He was like a father figure to me. the love of my sister. I will miss calling you with a big answer “YELLOW”!
    Condolences from the Strayhorn, Harris, Hatchett and Stewart family. our prayers are with you…. Love Muffin

  12. Our Prayer & Love to the Family
    May the Lord Comfort Your Hearts.
    Barbara Simms Family

  13. Emily (Davis) Pender

    Bobby was such a great person and someone the Davis family could always count on to give advice and/or lend a helping hand. He will be truly missed. Sending my deepest and heartfelt condolences for this unexpected loss.

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